Here are some of the top stories you may have missed over the weekend..
- New promotional photos have been released from this years upcoming film roster. Check out stills from Couples Retreat (above), 2012, Avatar, Fanboys, Where the Wild Things Are, Funny People, Fast & Furious, and many more! [LA Times]
- During a press junket, promoting her new movie My Bloody Valentine: 3-D, actress Jamie King gave an update on the status of Sin City 2. According to her, Frank Miller has just completed the script, and she’s hopeful that shooting will begin this year. [Latino Review]
- Australian actress Teresa Palmer (The Grudge 2, Bedtime Stories) has been cast in The Sorcerers Apprentice. She”ll co-star alongside Nicolas Cage and Jay Baruchel in the fantasy film, based on the Mickey Mouse story from the Disney classic, Fantasia. [Cinematical]
- Terminator vs. Transformers? Director Michael Bay went to his official website to let fans and filmmakers know that Transformers is in a league of its own. “We’ve seen the great year end movies, and watched the upcoming clips of the upcoming summer fare. We’ve seen certain movies coming out even try to duplicate Transformer size robots in their ads. Please, come on.” McG, is he talking to you? [Michael Bay.com: Shoot for the Edit Forum]
- The Mike Tyson documentary simply titled, Tyson, has gotten picked up by Sony Pictures Classics for distribution. The film already premiered at the 2008 Cannes Film Festival, and will make its North American debut at this year’s Sundance. Tyson is directed by James Toback, whose credits include Black and White, and Harvard Man. [Cinema Blend]