Archive for the 'Role Rumors' Category

August 13, 08 | Author: | 2 Comment(s)

Dirk Blackman and Howard McCain are trying to corner the market on sword-swinging fantasy adventures. Blackman and McCain have been hired to rework the script for Conan, as in the barbarian, for Lionsgate. And the writing team’s action-adventure screenplay Amazon, an epic about female warriors to which Scarlett Johansson has been attached, is sailing out […]

July 21, 08 | Author: | 2 Comment(s)

The Relativity-financed film Brilliant / Brilliance (which ever the title will be) was sold at the Cannes Film Festival. The newest news is that the jewel thief vehicle, to be directed by Samuel Bayer, will be lensing in October. So it would appear that Mary Queen of Scots is again post-poned and Scarlett’s next project […]

June 27, 08 | Author: | 1 Comment(s)

One of next year’s films that has been a little under the fanboy radar is the upcoming adaptation of Osamu Tezuka’s classic manga, Astro Boy about a young super-powered robot. No word yet on her role, but Scarlett will join some sizeable voice talent alongside Nicolas Cage, Donald Sutherland, Bill Nighy, Nathan Lane, Eugene Levy […]

January 12, 08 | Author: | 6 Comment(s)

Dolly Parton, Jeanne Carmen and Jenna Jameson are not the only celebrities who wish Scarlett would play them in a biopic… Apparently Courtney Love has also handpicked Scarlett to play her in an upcoming film! Here’s a reportage from The Mirror: When Courtney Love wanted an actress to play her in a film about her […]

December 18, 07 | Author: | 2 Comment(s)

Dolly Parton, the well-endowed country singing legend, has made it clear she wants Scarlett Johansson to play her in a movie biopic of her life. The “9 to 5″ singer has also reportedly been in talks with Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes about producing the movie. A source said: “Dolly is a huge fan of […]

September 5, 07 | Author: | Leave a Comment

Scarlett Johansson really made an impression on music video director Samuel Bayer during the making of Justin Timberlake’s “What Goes Around…Comes Around” mini-movie — so much so that the two will team up again later this year. “Scarlett is one of the sexiest actresses around,” Bayer told MTV News. “And she can just become her […]

August 17, 07 | Author: | 11 Comment(s)

Scarlett Johansson has lined up a series of roles that will see her moving quickly from modern relationships to comic strip noir to costume drama. Johansson has joined the all-star cast of the ensemble comedy Into You, which she will shoot first, before then materializing as a femme fatale in Will Eisner’s The Spirit, being […]

July 31, 07 | Author: | 3 Comment(s)

Internet gossip sites are once again buzzing with the false information that Scarlett is to portray porn star Jenna Jameson in an upcoming biopic. As you may remember, Scarlett’s rep confirmed the reports as being completely untrue back in January 2007. Here’s a report from People, where the rumors are once again reported as false; […]

June 19, 07 | Author: | 2 Comment(s)

According to New York Post, Scarlett Johansson and Kirsten Dunst have showed interest in starring in a film adaptation of Monopoly. The world’s best-selling game is being transferred into an improbable feature-length movie by director Ridley Scott. Scarlett has reportedly found the idea of a film version “funny, wacky, but interesting.” Hasbro, the owners of […]