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Jay Baruchel (“She’s Out of My League,” “How To Train Your Dragon”) is nearing placement on the “RoboCop” cast list, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film, scheduled for release in 2013, is a remake of the 1987 classic (starring Peter Weller) about a physically and mentally wounded cop who comes back to the force as a cyborg. According to IMDb, other announced cast members include Gary Oldman (“The Dark Knight Rises,” “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban”), Samuel L. Jackson (“The Avengers,” “Iron Man 2″), Joel Kinnaman (“Safe House,” “Easy Money”)as the title hero, Abbie Cornish (“Limitless,” “Sucker Punch”), Hugh Laurie (“House M.D.,” “Sense and Sensibility”), and Jackie  [ Read More ] »

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