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The Morning Roundup: Land of the Lost, South Park, Theater Update, Dr. Horrible

Written by: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer


Will Ferrell in Land of the Lost.

This morning we've got shots from Will Ferrell's upcoming Land of the Lost, news about South Park, plus other casting news from around the industry. Want to know who will play Laura Bush? Read on!

Trey Parker and Matt Stone are now offering all episodes of South Park online for free.

Family Feud is heading back to primetime TV.

Elizabeth Banks has been cast as Laura Bush in Oliver Stone's upcoming biopic about George W. Bush.

David Mamet's new flick Redbelt will make its debut at the Tribeca Film Festival. Fuck yeah!

Crank 2 spoilers!

Hey, JFXOnline has some shots of Will Ferrell in Land of the Lost.

Hey, remember the indie musical that Joss Whedon's working on? Here's a comprehensive blog about it. And here are some pics!

Spoiler time! A random joke on an episode of 30 Rock will become the focus of a future episode.

Hey, it's the Goonies today!

Harshness time: Here's a list of eight actors who fooled you into thinking they could act.

Slashfilm had to take down a photo from the Dragonball set. Thank goodness for cached web pages!


Stage update:

• Andrew Lloyd Webber might do a sequel to Phantom of the Opera.
A Tale of Two Cities is becoming a musical.
• Whoopi Goldberg is getting into the producing game.

Smashing Pumpkins is suing Virgin.

Julie Benz will star in Saw V.


Author: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer

Robert J. Peterson is a writer and web developer living in Los Angeles. A Tennessee native, he graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He’s written for newspapers and websites all over the country, including the Marin Independent Journal, the Telluride Daily Planet,, Offscreen, and He co-hosts the podcasts Make It So and Hiram’s Lodge. He’s appeared as a pop-culture guru on the web talk shows Comics on Comics, The Fanbase Press Week In Review, Collider Heroes, ScreenJunkies TV Fights, and Fandom Planet. He’s the founder of California Coldblood Books.

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