Abbie Cornish To Star In ‘Fellini Black And White’

By | Monday August 27, 2012 @ 1:10pm PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Abbie Cornish has been cast in the female lead role of Betty in Fellini Black And White. Betty is the beautiful veterinarian that Fellini falls in love with when he comes to Los Angeles for the Oscars … Read More »

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Abbie Cornish In ‘Robocop’ Talks

By | Friday June 8, 2012 @ 8:27am PDT
Mike Fleming

MGM is moving quickly on its Robocop remake. Abbie Cornish has been offered the female lead in the Jose Padilha-directed remake of the Paul Verhoeven-directed original. The Killing‘s Joel Kinnaman has been set to play the title character, a cop … Read More »

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Brendan Gleeson, Abbie Cornish To Star In Brad Silberling’s ‘An Ordinary Man’

By | Monday May 7, 2012 @ 12:00pm PDT
Mike Fleming

Abbie Cornish Ordinary ManBrendan Gleeson Ordinary ManBrendan Gleeson and Abbie Cornish will star in An Ordinary Man, with Brad Silberling directing his script. The drama revolves around the relationship between … Read More »

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Abbie Cornish Film ‘The Girl’ Hoping Tribeca Is Launch For Awards Season Run

By | Wednesday April 18, 2012 @ 4:03pm PDT
Pete Hammond

The Tribeca Film Festival, which opens tonight with Universal’s The Five-Year Engagement in New York City,  has never had the reputation of being a launching pad for films with much awards or Oscar potential, and with good reason.  Coming in mid-April … Read More »

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WME Signs Abbie Cornish

By | Tuesday January 24, 2012 @ 3:06pm PST
Mike Fleming

WME has signed Australian actress Abbie Cornish, who began taking meetings with the major agencies over the past two weeks. Cornish just finished filming Seven Pychopaths, directed by Martin McDonagh with Colin Farrell and Woody Harrelson.  Cornish will next appear … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: Madonna’s ‘W.E.’

By | Friday November 18, 2011 @ 7:59pm PST

Presenting the Weinstein Company’s first official trailer for Madonna’s W.E. She directed and co-wrote with Alek Keshisian the drama about the historic romance between Wallis Simpson and Britain’s Prince Edward which is intertwined with a contemporary love story. It stars Abbie Cornish, Richard Coyle, James D’Arcy, Oscar Isaac, Annabelle Wallis … Read More »

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UK Actress Ruth Wilson In Talks For Female Lead In Disney’s ‘Lone Ranger’

EXCLUSIVE: Ruth Wilson is in negotiations to play the female lead in Disney’s Lone Ranger, the Jerry Bruckheimer-produced film that stars Armie Hammer as the Masked Man and Johnny Depp as Tonto. Details of her role are sketchy, but it … Read More »

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TOLDJA! Universal Nearing ‘Savages’ Deal

Mike Fleming

Despite the laughable claim of exclusivity just now by another outlet, I can report that Deadline’s March 19 scoop about Oliver Stone’s Savages heading to Universal is getting closer, but it’s not closed yet. They are now in exclusive … Read More »

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Baz Casting Wider Daisy Net For ‘Gatsby’

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Ridley Scott Sweet On ‘Dragon Tattoo’s Noomi Rapace For ‘Alien’ Prequel

Mike Fleming

20th Century Fox and director Ridley Scott have just about completed meetings with actresses to find the Ripley-like heroine for the 3D Alien prequel. I’m told that, so far, Scott’s favorite is The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo star Noomi … Read More »

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