Chris Hemsworth has revealed he became so ripped before filming ‘Thor’ that his costume made his hands go numb. The filmmakers might have regretted their decision to ask the ‘Star Trek’ actor – who could have been more suited to ‘The Incredible Hulk’ – to get “as big as you can”, because his costume was too tight.
Kellan Lutz and Henry Cavill posters have been unveiled for new motion picture ‘Immortals’. Twilight star Kellan is depicted as Poseidon and new ‘Superman’ actor Henry is in full Theseus gear, Fandango revealed online. Luke Evans, who plays Zeus in the film, Isabel Lucas (Athena) and Daniel Sharman (Areis) are also suited and booted on their own posters
Lily Collins is to star as Snow White in a movie version of the classic fairytale. The daughter of British musician Phil Collins is best known for her role as Sandra Bullock’s daughter in sporting drama ‘The Blind Side’, but is said to have impressed bosses at Relativity Media in her audition to play the innocent beauty. She told People.com: “‘Snow White’ was my favorite fairytale growing up and when I first read about the project I was like, ‘I have to get in on this.’ It’s such an iconic character.” Julia Roberts is signed on to play the wicked queen in the 3-D project – tentatively titled ‘The Brothers Grimm: Snow White’ – which will be directed by ‘The Cell’ filmmaker Tarsem Singh
Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson have been tipped for the male lead roles in ‘The Hunger Games’. ‘The Last Song’ star Liam and ‘The Kids Are Alright’ actor Josh are said to be close to signing deals to play Gale Hawthorne and Peeta Mellark in the highly anticipated film adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ book trilogy despite Alex Pettyfer previously being linked to the role of Peeta. The books focus on 16-year-old Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence), who lives in a post-apocalyptic world in the country of Panem where North America once stood
Bill Wyman has reunited with his former Rolling Stones bandmates for a new tribute album. The bassist – who left the ‘Satisfaction’ group in 1992 – has teamed up with Sir Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood to record a version of Bob Dylan’s ‘Watching The River Flow’ on new charity record ‘Boogie 4 Stu’, a compilation in tribute to the band’s co-founder Ian Stewart.