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Movie News & Movie Rumors Round-Up: Robert Pattison, Jon Favreau, Skyfall, Dukes of Hazzard reboot, TMNT, more!

Here is the latest in Movie News, Movie Casting, Movie Rumors from the last week in the Film Industry

Twi-hard’s can rejoice in the news that Robert Pattison has signed on for upcoming film Mission: Blacklist about the team that searched for and captured Saddam Hussein.

Wanted director Timur Bekmambetov has signed on to helm a blacklisted script Current War. It’s about a fight between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse over the development of electricity. Sounds an odd choice of director. Bekmambetov’s next film is due out in June, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.

Jon Favreau is acting again. He joins the cast of Identity Thief. He’ll work with Jason Bateman, Amanda Peet in the Seth Gordon pic.

Pierce Brosnan joins Owen Wilson in The Coup. A thriller set in the middle east. Brosnan will be a mysterious government operative.

During this set visit of the upcoming James Bond film Skyfall, directed by Sam Mendes, Naomie Harris has a lot to say.

A Dukes of Hazzard reboot is in the works, with Jody Hill (“Eastbound & Down” creator) set to direct. Who doesn’t want to see this?

There is some news on a possible star in Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise reboot. So timely. Vanilla Ice may be back as well.