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Christian Slater Joins James Franco in ‘The Adderall Diaries’

Christian Slater Joins James Franco in ‘The Adderall Diaries’

Christian Slater has signed on to star alongside James Franco in an adaptation of the hit play The Adderall Diaries.

We haven't heard anything about the project since September 2010, when James Franco purchased the rights to Stephen Elliott's memoir, with plans to star, produce and direct. Now, he is only starring in the adaptation, playing a drug-addicted writer who becomes obsessed with a new murder trial, as he decides to base his new book on the mysterious case. Christian Slater is playing the man on trial, who is accused of murdering his ex-wife.

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Christian Slater Joins ‘The Nymphomaniac’

Christian Slater Joins ‘The Nymphomaniac’

Christian Slater has signed on to star in director Lars von Trier's erotic drama The Nymphomaniac.

The story, told through eight different chapters, centers on Joe (Charlotte Gainsbourg) and her life as a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac. The plot follows her from birth until the age of 50. Christian Slater will portray Joe's father. Stellan Skarsgård also stars as Seligman, a man who Joe tells her sexual adventures to after he finds her beaten in an alley. The cast also includes Shia LaBeouf, Jamie Bell, and Connie Nielsen.

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EXCLUSIVE: Six ‘Assassin's Bullet’ Photos with Christian Slater

EXCLUSIVE: Six ‘Assassin's Bullet’ Photos with Christian Slater

They're never going to make The Legend of Billie Jean sequel, or Kuffs Part 2, but don't worry! You can see Christian Slater in the new action thriller Assassin's Bullet next month, which finds the actor playing a former FBI field agent tasked with finding an assassin who has been picking terrorists off America's Most Wanted List. We have six exclusive photos for you to check out, and then be sure to check out the movie when it hits select theaters on August 3rd.

Assassin's Bullet was released August 3rd, 2012.

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Taylor Lautner Wanted for ‘The Expendables 2’!

When it comes to casting The Expendables 2, the focus seems to be on aging action stars who've gone into semi-retirement, or who are heading into their Golden Years. We've heard that Donnie Yen has been offered a part. Oldies such as John Travolta, Chuck Norris, and Jean-Claude Van Damme have all been rumored to be joining the sequel as well.

Now comes news that three other aging action icons are being added to this wish list. Christian Slater, Christopher Lambert, and Nicolas Cage are at the top of Sylvester Stallone's wanted roster. But in the past, the one thing he's always made clear is, he will add some new blood to this sequel.

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Christian Slater Joins ‘Untitled Sylvester Stallone/Walter Hill Project’

Christian Slater, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, and Holt McCallany have all joined the cast of the Untitled Sylvester Stallone/Walter Hill Project, formerly known as Headshot.

Sylvester Stallone stars as a hitman who must team up with a New York City cop (Sung Kang) to take down a common enemy. Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje will play the man they are both after, a powerful attorney who has covered up a scam to exploit poor neighborhoods in New Orleans. Holt McCallany is locked in as a dirty cop who eventually strays from the right side of the force, while Christian Slater will play a middleman of sorts.

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Christian Slater and Stephen Dorff Join ‘Rites of Passage’

Actors Christian Slater, Stephen Dorff, Wes Bentley and Kate Maberly have been set to star in the new thriller Rites of Passage, according to Variety.

Production will start this week with Mark Canton producing alongside Jonathan Sachar, David Hopwood and W.D. Johnson.

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Ray Liotta, Ving Rhames and Christian Slater Follow ‘The River Sorrow’

Ray Liotta, Ving Rhames and Christian Slater have boarded the indie The River Sorrow, directed by Rich Cowan, according to Variety.

Scripted by Steve Anderson, The River Sorrow centers on a detective, played by Ray Liotta, on the trail of a serial killer. Christian Slater will play an FBI agent overseeing the case while Ving Rhames is Ray Liotta's friend and captain.

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Christian Slater Joins ‘Playback’

Actor Christian Slater will star in the new indie horror movie Playback, according to Variety.

Christian Slater will portray a small-town police officer in this story that revolves around a group of high school kids who start digging into their town's shady past and accidentally unleash an evil presence. Toby Hemingway, Johnny Pacar, Alessandra Torresani, Ambyr Childers and Daryl Mitchell also star in the movie.

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