Lea Michele and Kate Upton will star in director William H. Macy's road trip sex comedy entitled The Layover, it was announced today by producers Keith Kjarval of Unified Pictures and Aaron L. Gilbert of Bron Studios. The Layover is written by David Hornsby and Lance Krall. The two have collaborated in the past on the popular TV series It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, for which Hornsby was the writer, executive producer, and co-star.
Executive producers are Patricia Cox, who did the same on Macy's Rudderless and Jason Cloth of Creative Wealth Media Finance. Macy, who stars in the popular TV series Shameless, recently directed the film Rudderless, which closed Sundance and was acquired by Paramount Studios. He will also have a role in The Layover. Lea Michele is well known to TV viewers as Rachel on the long running series Glee and has just started shooting Ryan Murphy's Scream Queens. Supermodel Kate Upton recently appeared in Fox's box-office smash comedy The Other Woman alongside Cameron Diaz and Leslie Mann.Read More
Director Tom Hooper has narrowed down his candidates to play Eponine in Les Miserables to Scarlett Johansson, Evan Rachel Wood, Glee star Lea Michele, and country singer Taylor Swift.
Taylor Swift recently appeared in Valentine's Day and voices Audrey in The Lorax. It isn't known when a decision will be made on who will play Eponine.Read More
New Year's Eve was released December 9th, 2011.Read More
Following quickly on the news that Michael Jackson's This Is It director and original Dirty Dancing choreographer Kenny Ortega is helming the Dirty Dancing remake, we're now starting to hear trickles of who may be cast in the film.
At the top of the list for Patrick Swayze's Johnny Castle is Derek Hough, best known as one of the dancers on Dancing with the Stars. Hough is set to make his feature film acting debut with the upcoming Cobu 3D, which centers on two star-crossed dancers who find themselves at the center of a bitter rivalry between their brothers' competing underground dance clubs.Read More
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie brings the McKinley High show choir New Directions to the big screen for a musical extravaganza featuring all of your favorite performers, including Lea Michele, Chris Colfer, Heather Morris, Cory Monteith, Naya Rivera, Dianna Agron, Darren Criss, and a special appearance by Head Cheerleading Coach Sue Sylvester (Jane Lynch). Check out the new international trailer below.
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie was released August 12th, 2011.Read More
The first poster has been released for Dorothy of OZ, which doesn't have a release date set at this time. Take a look at the one-sheet for the new animated adventure, which features the voices of Lea Michele, Dan Aykroyd, James Belushi, and Kelsey Grammer.
Summoned by Glinda, Dorothy and Toto return to the land of Oz. Joined by her old friends the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman and the Lion, Dorothy sets out on a perilous journey to stop the Jester from using the power of the Wicked Witch of the West's wand to turn the people of Oz into puppets.Read More
Reported to be the most expensive post-Super Bowl episode in television history, Glee's Episode 02.11: The Super Bowl Episode revolves around a high school football game at McKinley high, where New Directions will perform Michael Jackson's Thriller during the half-time break. Two new jock characters named Scott Cooper and Strando (Kody Batchelor) will be introduced. Quinn (Dianna Agron) will quit New Directions. Rachel (Lea Michele), Tina (Jenna Ushkowitz), and Mercedes (Amber Riley) will join the McKinley football team causing the Kurt-abusing Dave Karofsky (Max Adler) to quit. And Katie Couric will guest star in an unspecified role.Read More
Conan premieres Monday, November 8th on TBS.Read More