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The Morning Roundup: Angels & Demons Casting, Hancock Trailer, BSG Babes, Dutton is Loman

Written by: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer


Ayelet Zurer

The female lead has been cast in the upcoming Da Vinci Code prequel Angels & Demons. We also have news about Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Barbarella and the Superman Returns sequel.

EW is reporting that Ayelet Zurer has been cast as the female lead in Angels & Demons.

Legendary Pictures CEO Thomas Tull spilled some details about the upcoming Superman Returns sequel (if it ever happens).

OMG! Can you believe Carly Smithson got booted from American Idol?

Hey, it's some news about Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles!

Uh, OK: The song "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown" is going to be made into a movie. Will it feature the University of Georgia marching band?

Stage: Charles S. Dutton is going to play Willy Loman in the Yale Repertory Theater's upcoming production of Death of a Salesman.

Rose McGowan has gone all Vertigo for Robert Rodriguez's Barbarella.

Brian De Palma's The Fury is going to get a remake.

Good grief! It's the women of Battlestar Galactica! Rawr!




Speaking of Idol, a new trailer for Hancock turned up during the show, and I loved it. I haven't read much good buzz about this one, but it's Peter Berg, and he's awesome. Check it out:

The new Liv Tyler horror flick The Strangers has a one-sheet. Check out the official website at You can also see trailers in multiple resolutions: low, medium, high, HD.




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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