Wednesday, April 13, 2011
British actor Rufus Sewell has joined the cast of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, says Variety. Sewell will play the lead villain role of the vampire Adam.
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter will be shot in stereoscopic 3D, and will be released in theaters on June 22nd, 2012.
Friday, April 01, 2011
On April 16th, 2011, Gallery Nucleus in Los Angeles will host a 20th anniversary tribute to Tim Burton's Edward Scissorhands. The art exhibition will "highlight the works of over 40 artists, including paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures, etc."
You can see a wide range of examples of just some of the artwork that will be on display at /Film, but here are a few notable pieces:
"The True Story" by acclaimed animator Uli Meyer
Robert Ricci's "Scissorheart"
Lorena Alvarez's "The Blossom Clearing"
Andrea Kalfa's "Ambrosia Salad"
Here is the official press release from the Gallery Nucleus:
Edward Scissorhands 20th Anniversary Tribute
April 16, 2011 - May 9, 2011
Opening Reception / Apr 16, 7:00PM - 11:00PM
In collaboration with Sebastien Mesnard, Gallery Nucleus will be showcasing a selection of original works from the Scissorhands 20th blog. The exhibit will highlight the works of over 40 artists, including paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures, etc. and unite enthusiasts and fans in celebrating the 20th anniversary of Tim Burton's classic love story and its unforgettable characters; Edward, Kim, Peg and a band of colorful suburbanites.
Opening Reception highlights include:
* Free refreshments and ambrosia served.
* 5 Free raffle tickets for those dressed in their best Scissorhands-inspired attire. (Tickets can be purchased for $2.00 each.)
* Raffle prizes includes original artwork, Anniversary Edition Edward Scissorhands DVD, Avon gifts, and Nucleus gift certificates.
* Gifts and samples provided by "Avon Lady" (Johanna Figueroa).
* This is an all ages event.
* Admission is free.
* All raffle tickets are also valid for Adventure Time merchandise. Raffle drawing at 10:30PM.
John Kenn Mortensen
Xander (Alex) Leighton
For more information and artwork, visit Scissorhands20th.blogspot.com and GalleryNucleus.com.
NME Movie News reports that Chloe Moretz (best known as "Hit Girl" from Kick-Ass) is in advanced talks with Warner Bros. to join Dark Shadows. Moretz would likely play the role of Carolyn, the daughter of Elizabeth Collins Stoddard, who will be played by Michelle Pfeiffer.