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Judy Greer and Cheryl Hines join the cast of Wilson

26 June 2015 7:30 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Craig Johnson’s adaptation of Daniel Clowes’ graphic novel Wilson is well underway. With production having recently begun in Minnesota, Deadline has reported that Judy Greer and Cheryl Hines have now joined the cast.

Wilson tells the story of a lonely, smug, middle-aged divorced man living in Oakland, California who is obsessed with his past. After his father passes away, he attempts to connect with his drug-abusing ex-wife and the teenage daughter he never knew existed.

Greer can currently be seen in summer blockbuster Jurassic World and will soon be appearing in Marvel’s Ant-Man, hitting theaters next month. Hines last appeared in the romance comedy Think Like a Man Too and is slated to appear in the holiday-themed Christmas Eve being released later this year. Hines and Greer join an already excellent cast with Woody Harrelson filling the shoes of the title character and Laura Dern playing his estranged wife Pippi. »

- William Fanelli

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Production Begins On Adaptation Of Dan Clowes’ ‘Wilson’ Starring Woody Harrelson; Full Cast Revealed

25 June 2015 3:01 PM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Ok, it’s not an Alexander Payne project as it once was which is slightly less exciting, but we’re still looking forward to Fox Searchlight’s upcoming, “Wilson,” an adaptation of celebrated work by graphic novelist Dan Clowes. His dark, hilarious cynical touch begat many terrific graphic novels and so far, two solid film adaptations: “Ghost World” and “Art School Confidential,” both directed by Terry Zwigoff. Payne was supposed to direct the adaptation of Clowes’ “Wilson,” the script of which he wrote himself, but it appears he’s been caught up with other work. But in his stead is Craig Johnson, who won critical plaudits from Sundance 2014 with the indie “The Skeleton Twins.” “Wilson” already features Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern and joining the cast announced today are Judy Greer (“Arrested Development”) and Cheryl Hines (“Curb Your Enthusiasm”). Harrelson stars as Wilson, a lonely, neurotic and hilariously honest middle-aged misanthrope who reunites with his. »

- Edward Davis

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Judy Greer, Cheryl Hines Join Woody Harrelson’s ‘Wilson’

25 June 2015 8:07 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Judy Greer and Cheryl Hines have joined Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern in Fox Searchlight’s dramedy “Wilson,” which has started shooting in Minnesota.

Craig Johnson (“The Skeleton Twins”) is directing from a screenplay by Daniel Clowes, based on Clowes’ graphic novel of the same name. Mary Jane Skalski and Jared Ian Goldman are producing.

Harrelson stars as a lonely, neurotic middle-aged misanthrope who reunites with his estranged wife (Dern) and gets a shot at happiness when he learns he has a teenage daughter (Isabella Amara) he’s never met. The graphic novel was published in 2010.

Fox Searchlight’s David Greenbaum and Richard Gold are overseeing the project.

Clowes also wrote the adaptations for two of his other graphic novels-turned-movies — 2001’s “Ghost World” and 2006’s “Art School Confidential.”

Greer is in FX’s “Married,” “Jurassic World” and the upcoming “Ant-Man.” Hines starred in “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and “Suburgatory.”

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- Dave McNary

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Woody Harrelson Will Play Daniel Clowes’ ‘Wilson’

30 May 2015 10:00 AM, PDT | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

Daniel Clowes, creator of the incredible comic series Eightball, which launched the stories that led to the films Ghost World and Art School Confidential, will soon see his character Wilson on the big screen. This one has been in development for a while, and now has Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern set to star under the direction […]

The post Woody Harrelson Will Play Daniel Clowes’ ‘Wilson’ appeared first on /Film. »

- Russ Fischer

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Woody Harrelson & Laura Dern are in talks for a Daniel Clowes comic book film

29 May 2015 4:52 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern are in talks for an adaptation of Daniel Clowes's graphic novel Wilson.

The True Detective and Fault in Our Stars actors are in negotiations for the film from Skeleton Twins director Craig Johnson, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Harrelson will take on the title role of the middle-aged misanthrope, who tries to connect with his troubled ex-wife (Dern) and estranged daughter, after the death of his father.

The story centres around his painful attempts to reform their family unit.

We say 'The Fault in Our Stars', but of course you all know Dern best from Jurassic Park. Harrelson will be seen in the upcoming The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, Triple 9 and By Way of Helena.

Clowes, who worked on the other previous films based on his work - Ghost World and Art School Confidential - wrote the script for Wilson. »

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Daniel Clowes Wants to Revisit His 'Ghost World' Characters, Talks 'Wilson' Film

28 May 2015 12:08 PM, PDT | Thompson on Hollywood | See recent Thompson on Hollywood news »

Eccentric author and illustrator Daniel Clowes twice adapted his own funny-sad comic books to the screen for director Terry Zwigoff. Before 2006's "Art School Confidential," there was "Ghost World," the 2001 cult classic starring Thora Birch and Scarlett Johansson as a pair of misanthropic misfits drifting out of high school and through their hilariously pathetic suburban wasteland world. Well, in a new interview with The Guardian, Clowes admits that he may want to revisit the beloved "Ghost World" characters that got him a screenplay Oscar nom (which, by the by, he should have won). Before appearing in book form in 1997, the "Ghost World" story was serialized throughout the '90s in his "Eightball" series, which gets the anthology treatment this July. "I’ve thought about doing the 'Ghost World' girls as adults," Clowes says. "I think one day I may just revisit all the characters. I may do something. »

- Ryan Lattanzio

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Woody Harrelson & Laura Dern in talks for Craig Johnson's Wilson adaptation

28 May 2015 5:59 AM, PDT | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

Way back in 2010, Fox was looking to adapt the Daniel Clowes (Ghost World, Art School Confidential) graphic novel Wilson for the big screen, and Alexander Payne was being eyed to direct the film. Payne won't be helming the movie, but THR has learned he is attached to the project as a producer, and The Skeleton Twins' Craig Johnson will direct from a script by Clowes. The site is also reporting... Read More »

- Jesse Giroux

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Woody Harrelson & Laura Dern in talks for Craig Johnson's Wilson adaptation

28 May 2015 12:59 AM, PDT | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

Way back in 2010, Fox was looking to adapt the Daniel Clowes (Ghost World, Art School Confidential) graphic novel Wilson for the big screen, and Alexander Payne was being eyed to direct the film. Payne won't be helming the movie, but THR has learned he is attached to the project as a producer, and The Skeleton Twins' Craig Johnson will direct from a script by Clowes. The site is also reporting that Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern are in negotiations for the lead roles, and »

- Jesse Giroux

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Woody Harrelson And Laura Dern To Meet Wilson

27 May 2015 5:01 PM, PDT | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

Nine years on from the last comic-to-screen adaptation of Daniel Clowes' work, things are finally coming together for Wilson. Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern are in talks to star in the film, which Clowes himself has scripted and Craig Johnson will direct. Sam Raimi is among the producers.The 2010 graphic novel revolves around the titular misanthrope: an opinionated loner who loves his dog but finds people harder to get along with. He tries though, often haranguing total strangers on a variety of subjects. But when his father dies, leaving him completely starved of human relationships, he sets out to find his junkie ex-wife, learns he has a teenage daughter he never knew about, and tries for a last haphazard stab at family life. Harrelson will play Wilson, with Dern his ex-wife. Clowes' previous excursions into film were Ghost World and Art School Confidential, both of which had Terry Zwigoff calling the shots. »

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The Surprisingly Prolific Comic Book Actors

20 April 2015 10:00 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Hugh Jackman has played Logan aka Wolverine in seven different films. It’s an impressive number that will shortly increase with a third solo Wolverine film and possibly X-Men:Apocalypse, although at the time of writing he has yet to be officially cast. A few other names are snapping at the heels of Jackman, notably the cast of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. If you include the forthcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron, Chris Evans has played Captain America four times (five if you include his appearance as Loki using magic to look like the first Avenger in Thor: The Dark World), Scarlett Johansson and Chris Hemsworth have portrayed Black Widow and Thor respectively four times each whilst the King of the McU, Robert Downey Jr. has made an impressive six appearances as Iron Man/Tony Stark (including his post-credit appearance in The Incredible Hulk).

Unfortunately for Hugh Jackman, as far as this article is concerned, »

- Brendan Bergmanski

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