Stalked: Langella's Box, Parker's Bloomers, Cage in Cage and Houten's Body
Frank Langella is joining Richard Kelly's horror The Box, Sarah Jessica Parker has her next film lined up for after Sex and the City, Nicholas Cage is looking to play an aging wrestler coming back for one last fight, and Carice van Houten has signed for Repossession Mambo and Body of Lies.
Frank Langella is to star in Richard Kelly's horror film The Box. He will play the stranger who gives the box in question to Cameron Diaz's character, a box which bestows riches upon the opener but also takes a life at the same time. The announcement comes from
Sarah Jessica Parker is to star in The Late Bloomers Revolution (Amazon.co.uk / Amazon.com) adapted from the Amy Cohen novel and directed by Amy Sherman-Palladino. The story sees a father-daughter relationship explored as their wife/mother dies. While the daughter is dating anyway, her father begins the same journey. Through Variety Sherman-Palladino says that there will be humour in the script, but you can expect tons of tears I'm sure.
Nicolas Cage is in talks to play The Wrestler according to The Hollywood Reporter through Coming Soon. The story sounds like the Rocky of the wrestling world. An eighties professional wrestler has become a burnt out shell. He has a heart attack in a small time match and his doctor tells him he could die if he fights again. You can see where this is going. He starts a deli and settles with an old stripper and her son, but he gets lured into a fight with his old rival. Will it kill him? Can Cage build himself up enough?