Ophelia Lovibond has nabbed a supporting role in the upcoming Marvel stand-alone adventure Guardians of the Galaxy.
Details about her character are being kept a secret for now. It is known that she will be playing a henchman to The Collector, one of the Elders of the Universe that the Guardians encounter in this upcoming sci-fi adventure.Read More
The story revolves around Mr. Popper (Jim Carrey), a house painter whose real passion is exploring the Arctic, although he has no means to do so. After writing letters to real Arctic explorers, one of them sends him a penguin. When another female penguin arrives from the zoo, they mate and Popper now has 12 penguins on his hands. He forms a stage act with the penguins dubbed 'Popper's Performing Penguins' that goes on tour and features the animals causing mayhem at every stop.
Mr. Popper's Penguins was released June 17th, 2011.Read More
Ophelia Lovibond has joined the cast of Fox's Mr. Popper's Penguins, the family comedy starring Jim Carrey being directed by Mark Waters.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Mr. Popper's Penguins is based on the award-winning book by Richard Atwater and Florence Atwater, and tells the story of a high-powered businessman (Jim Carrey) who inherits six penguins. As he gets acquainted with, and increasingly attached to, his winged roommates, Popper's life quickly unravels. His swanky New York apartment is turned into a snowy winter wonderland, the deal he's long been working on is derailed, and he almost lands in jail. But thanks to his new charges, Popper comes to understand the importance of family, human and otherwise.Read More
With Andrew Garfield already set to play Peter Parker in Marc Webb's Untitled Spider-Man Reboot, the casting has now shifted to the female lead character, Gwen Stacy. Heat Vision Blog is reporting that Emma Roberts, Teresa Palmer, Imogen Poots, Ophelia Lovibond, Lily Collins and Mary Elizabeth Winstead are a few of the actresses vying for the role.
The site reports that the actresses have been meeting with both director Marc Webb and Andrew Garfield and that the new film will feature Gwen Stacy, who was portrayed by Bryce Dallas Howard in Spider-Man 3, as Peter Parker's love interest instead of Mary Jane Watson. However, it was said that the script pages these actresses have received did not indicate what character they were reading for. So they could either be trying out for Gwen Stacy or an unspecified new character.Read More
Ben Stiller's co-star in Greenberg, Greta Gerwig has joined Ivan Reitman's untitled comedy formerly known as Friends with Benefits, starring opposite Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher. Kevin Kline, Ophelia Lovibond and Ben Lawson have also been added to the cast, according to Variety.
The film centers of the question of whether two long-term friends can have a purely sexual relationship without falling in love.Read More