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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Remake Takes Shape With Anne Hathaway And Rebel Wilson

19 January 2017 1:17 PM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Six months on from the moment MGM secured Pitch Perfect‘s Rebel Wilson, Deadline is reporting today that Anne Hathaway has entered negotiations to climb aboard the studio’s female-led remake of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

Steve Martin and Michael Caine headlined Frank Oz’s original slapstick comedy back in ’88 but this time, it is Hathaway and Wilson that are seemingly poised to take point as two scam artists who put social differences to one side in order to steal a small fortune from a wildly successful tech prodigy. Hilarity and some good old-fashioned hustling ensue, and we understand that Jac Schaeffer – who last collaborated with Hathaway for Warner’s alien comedy The Shower – is attached to pen the screenplay for MGM. No word yet on who will direct the remake, but Deadline notes that Rebel Wilson has also signed on to produce alongside Roger Birnbaum.

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Movie News: 'Hobbit' Star Richard Armitage Joins 'Ocean's Eight'; Japanese 'Attack on Titan' Touted for Hollywood

18 January 2017 1:30 PM, PST | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

Ocean's Eight: Richard Armitage (The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, above) has joined the cast of Ocean's Eight. Gary Ross is directing the spin-off, which stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway and Mindy Kaling. No details about Armitage's role have been offered. [Deadline]   Attack on Titan: Warner Bros. is in negotiations to acquire feature film rights to Attack on Titan, a Japanese manga that was transformed into a successful anime series and two live-action movies (above). If things work out, David Heyman (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them) will serve as producer for an English-language feature. The story follows humans who must battle a giant alien race known as the Titans. [Deadline]   Body Cross: A new rumor...

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Kim Kardashian and Kendall Jenner will appear in ‘Ocean’s 8’

17 January 2017 11:20 PM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

It is being widely reported that both Kim Kardashian and Kendall Jenner will make cameo appearances in the forthcoming Ocean’s 8. The reality TV stars will appear in a scene involving the Met Gala in New York City in the film, which is now in-production in the city.

They will appear in the scene alongside Anna Wintour, Victoria’s Secret model Adriana Lima, and actress Katie Holmes, which we previously reported earlier last week.

Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter lead the cast of Ocean’s 8, which will release in the summer of 2018.

Shooting is taking place in New York City where a heist is being plotted by the aforementioned ‘eight’. Damien Lewis is expected to play the villain in the film, while James Corden will play an insurance investigator who grows suspicious of the eight women of the title. »

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News Briefs: 'Hobbit' Star Richard Armitage Joins 'Ocean's Eight'

17 January 2017 10:25 PM, PST | Fandango | See recent Fandango news »

Ocean's Eight: Richard Armitage (The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, above) has joined the cast of Ocean's Eight. Gary Ross is directing the spin-off, which stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway and Mindy Kaling. No details about Armitage's role have been offered. [Deadline]   Attack on Titan: Warner Bros. is in negotiations to acquire feature film rights to Attack on Titan, a Japanese manga that was transformed into a successful anime series...

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Ocean’s Eight adds Richard Armitage, Kim Kardashian and Kendall Jenner to cameo

17 January 2017 2:42 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With production underway and its female stars already cast, Ocean’s Eight has been spending the last few weeks rounding out the supporting cast with actors like Damian Lewis (Billions, Homeland) and James Corden (The Late Late Show, Into the Woods). Now, we have word on another cast addition, and a couple Kardashian cameos.

According to Deadline, The Hobbit trilogy and Hannibal actor Richard Armitage has signed on in a secretive role. There are literally no details as to who he’ll be playing, or how big of a role he’ll have.

In other news, E! has the scoop that both Kim Kardashian and Kendall Jenner will cameo in the film. The models/reality TV stars shot a scene set at the New York Met Gala. They’ll reportedly be joined by Vogue editor in chief and fashion icon Anna Wintour. Their’s won’t be the only cameos »

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Richard Armitage Nicks Role In Ocean’s Eight

17 January 2017 2:30 PM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

The casting news continues to pour in for the Gary Ross-directed Ocean’s Eight, with Richard Armitage being the latest addition to the fold.

Deadline has the scoop, confirming that Armitage, who is perhaps best known for his roles across Alice Through the Looking Glass and Peter Jackson’s Hobbit franchise, will play a mystery character in next year’s female-led crime caper. How exactly the actor’s newcomer fits into proceedings is up for question, though given the stacked ensemble cast, we’re inclined to believe the Brit will hold a small supporting role opposite Sandra Bullock and Cate Blanchett and their merry band of crooks.

Those two leading ladies will anchor Ocean’s Eight as a pair of master criminals, presiding over an ensemble that includes Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter. Their mission? Staging a heist that involves stealing an invaluable »

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Richard Armitage Joins ‘Ocean’s Eight’ Cast

17 January 2017 10:30 AM, PST | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

Exclusive: British actor Richard Armitage, who's had roles in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit franchise and Alice Through the Looking Glass, has joined the cast of Ocean's Eight. Details of his character are being kept under wraps but he's in good company in the female-driven caper with stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter and James Corden. Gary Ross directs the spinoff for Warner Bros and… »

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‘The Late Late Show’s James Corden Joins ‘Ocean’s 8’

14 January 2017 10:00 AM, PST | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

The Late Late Night Show host James Corden has a role in Ocean’s 8. The actor and entertainer will play a character suspicious of the eight thieves, played by Cate BlanchettSandra BullockMindy Kaling, and Sarah Paulson, to name a few. The cast for director Gary Ross‘ Ocean’s 11 spin-off continues to grow more impressive. Below, learn more about James Corden’s role […]

The post ‘The Late Late Show’s James Corden Joins ‘Ocean’s 8’ appeared first on /Film. »

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Movie News: James Corden Joins 'Ocean's Eight'; Directors Guild Nominates 'La La Land,' 'Lion' and More

13 January 2017 1:30 PM, PST | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

Ocean's Eight: James Corden (Trolls, above) has joined the cast of Ocean's Eight. Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter are set to star. Corden will play a suspicious insurance investigator in the crime caper spin-off, to be directed by Gary Ross. [Deadline]   Directors Guild: Damien Chazelle (La La Land, above with Emma Stone), Garth Davis (Lion), Barry Jenkins (Moonlight), Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester By the Sea) and Denis Villeneuve (Arrival) have been nominated by the Director's Guild of America for their annual feature film award. Nominees for first-time features include Davis, Kelly Fremon Craig (The Edge of Seventeen), Tim Miller (Deadpool), Nate Parker (The Birth of a...

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Ocean's Eight Brings in Katie Holmes and James Corden

13 January 2017 7:58 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

While the main players in Warner Bros.' all-female reboot of Ocean's 11 have been set for quite some time, the production keeps adding new cast members. Today we have a report that late night talk show host James Corden has signed on for a supporting role, while yesterday, Katie Holmes was spotted on set. Her casting was never announced or confirmed by the studio, but the actress was seen walking onto the set, and then she was seen leaving a makeup trailer.

The Daily Mail reports that the production filmed at the Metropolitan Museum Of Art in Manhattan on Tuesday, which could actually confirm some longstanding plot rumors. While the studio has not issued any plot details at this time, the story reportedly revolves around Sandra Bullock's character, the con-artist sister of George Clooney's Danny Ocean from Steven Soderbergh's Ocean's trilogy who puts a team of »

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James Corden joins cast of Ocean’s Eight

13 January 2017 1:50 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

While most late-night personalities let their film and TV careers fall by the wayside once they get their hosting gig, James Corden has been an exception to that trend. Despite churning out well over a hundred episodes of The Late Late Show every year, the actor has still managed to take on roles in such past and future projects as Trolls, The Emoji Movie and Peter Rabbit. Now, however, you can add Ocean’s Eight to the list, as Deadline reports that he has joined the cast of the all-female Gary Ross-directed heist comedy.

In the film, which is a spin-off of Steven Soderbergh’s Ocean’s trilogy, Corden will play an insurance investigator “who grows suspicious” of the group of ladies attempting to pull off a massive heist; like most of his other film appearances, it will be a supporting role.

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James Corden has joined the cast of Ocean’s Eight!

12 January 2017 10:54 PM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

James Corden Ocean’s Eight news: TV chat show host and actor joins the cast of the upcoming comedy/ action spin-off.

More on the James Corden Ocean’s Eight news below.

The Late, Late Show host James Corden has joined the cast of the in-production Ocean’s Eight. The news of the British star’s casting was first reported by Deadline, who revealed that the TV host and star of such films as Into The Woods, The History Boys and Trolls, had joined the likes of Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter.

Shooting is taking place in New York City where a heist is being plotted by the aforementioned ‘eight’. The trade blog reports that Corden will play an insurance investigator who grows suspicious of them.

Katie Holmes has also been spotted on set (as you can see via the »

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News Briefs: James Corden Joins 'Ocean's Eight'

12 January 2017 9:02 PM, PST | Fandango | See recent Fandango news »

Ocean's Eight: James Corden (Trolls, above) has joined the cast of Ocean's Eight. Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter are set to star. Corden will play a suspicious insurance investigator in the spin-off caper movie, to be directed by Gary Ross. [Deadline]   Directors Guild: Damien Chazelle (La La Land, above with Emma Stone), Garth Davis (Lion), Barry Jenkins (Moonlight), Kenneth...

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Newswire: James Corden is the latest man to join Ocean’s Eight

12 January 2017 3:19 PM, PST | avclub.com | See recent The AV Club news »

It looks like another man is going to stink up the set of Gary Ross’ Ocean’s Eight, as Deadline is reporting that Late Late Show host James Corden has joined the cast of the ostensibly female-led spin-off of Steven Soderbergh’s Ocean’s movies. Matt Damon and Damian Lewis will be in the film as well, with Damon presumably playing the same character he played in the other Ocean’s movies, and Lewis playing the new movie’s villain. Deadline says Corden will be “an insurance investigator” who becomes suspicious of Sandra Bullock and her crew, adding that it will be “a good part” and “a good opportunity to scout for future Carpool Karaoke candidates.”

Speaking of Bullock’s crew, Ocean’s Eight will also star Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Rihanna, Mindy Kaling, Awkwafina, and Sarah Paulson. It’s set to be in theaters on June »

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James Corden Joins Sandra Bullock in ‘Ocean’s Eight’

12 January 2017 3:05 PM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

James Corden is taking a role opposite Sandra Bullock in the crime-caper spinoff “Ocean's Eight,” portraying an insurance investigator.

Gary Ross is directing for Warner Bros and Village Roadshow Pictures. Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna, and Helena Bonham Carter are all starring with Bullock.

Bullock’s character is the leader of a group of thieves and cons who try to pull off a major heist. Damian Lewis (“Billions”) will play Bullock’s ex-lover and the target of the gang’s robbery.

Ross is directing from a script that he co-wrote with Olivia Milch.

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“Ocean’s Eleven” director Steven Soderbergh and Ross will produce with executive producer Susan Ekins. Village Roadshow is co-producing and co-financing, as it did with the three previous “Ocean’s” movies starring George Clooney and Brad Pitt. Those films were released »

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The Late Late Show Host James Corden Nets Supporting Role In Ocean’s Eight

12 January 2017 2:37 PM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Fresh off his supporting role in DreamWorks animation Trolls, The Late Late Show host James Corden has landed a role in Ocean’s Eight, the Gary Ross-directed crime caper headed up by Sandra Bullock and Cate Blanchett.

Deadline has the scoop, revealing that Corden will play the part of an insurance investigator assigned to keep a close eye on Bullock and her merry band of crooks. Angled as more of a continuation of Steven Soderbergh’s heist saga than an out-and-out reboot, we understand that Bullock and Blanchett anchor the all-star cast as two master thieves – not unlike George Clooney and Brad Pitt’s respective characters, then – who place their proverbial crosshairs on an invaluable necklace on display at New York’s Met Ball.

Damian Lewis, who plays a former flame to Bullock’s lead, will be in attendance, too. And so, after recruiting Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, »

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James Corden Joins ‘Ocean’s 8’ Cast

12 January 2017 2:28 PM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

James Corden has joined the cast of “Ocean’s 8,” an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap. The spinoff heist movie, directed by Gary Ross, stars Sandra BullockCate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson, Rihanna, Mindy Kaling, Awkwafina and Helena Bonham Carter. Ross has described the film as a continuation of director Steven Soderbergh‘s “Ocean’s 11” trilogy, which starred George ClooneyBrad Pitt, Don Cheadle, Matt Damon and Julia Roberts (who is quite friendly with Blanchett, so let’s start speculating about other cameos now). Also Read: 'Ocean's 8' Star Sarah Paulson Talks All-Female Reboot in a Post-'Ghostbusters' »

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The Late Late Show's James Corden joins Ocean's Eight cast

12 January 2017 2:19 PM, PST | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

James Corden: funny man, carpool karaoke extraordinaire, and host of The Late Late Show with James Corden will be splitting his time between playing up to the night owls that tune into his variety talk-show program and joining the cast of Gary Ross’ spin-off, Ocean’S Eight, for Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures. Alongside celebrity royalty like Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne... Read More »

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James Corden Joins ‘Ocean’s Eight’ Cast

12 January 2017 2:10 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Exclusive: James Corden will moonlight from his hosting duties on The Late Late Show to take a supporting role in Ocean's Eight, the Gary Ross-directed caper spinoff for Warner Bros and Village Roadshow Pictures. Sandra Bullock stars with Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter. It’s s good part and a good opportunity to scout for future Carpool Karaoke candidates. As the group plans and executes a heist in… »

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