As you all probably know, Lionsgate is on the hunt for a new director to helm the sequel to The Hunger Games.
Critically acclaimed filmmakers David Cronenberg, Alfonso Cuaron, and Alejandro González Iñárritu were named as potential candidates to direct Catching Fire, but now the studio has named two more possibilities.
Sources report that
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Hey boys and girls!
Remember when it was announced that Steve Carell had signed up for Foxcatcher where he'd portray a paranoid schizophrenic millionaire named Jon du Pont, who murdered Olympic wrestler Dave Shultz?
Well, Mark Ruffalo has agreed to play the part of Dave Schultz!
But Mark's going to have to
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Wow! This is quite the change of pace for him!
Steve Carell may not be appearing on The Office anymore, and he's apparently making good use of his open schedule by reportedly signing on for quite a different role in Bennett Miller's Foxcatcher, in which he will portray paranoid schizophrenic millionaire Jon du Pont, who murdered Olympic wrestler Dave Shultz!
Hey! Robin Williams and Jim Carrey have done it with varying degrees of success - we have a feeling he can, too!
This could be a game-changer for him, and we're excited to see how he does!
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