Stalked: Natalie Portman, Salma Hayek, Transformers 3, Chow Yun-fat
Natalie Portman may be joining the cast of Thor.
Salma Hayek is teaming up with Adam Sandler.
Transfomers 3 has a release date already.
And Chow Yun-fat is to play Confucius.
Recently we heard the rumours that Alexander Skarsgård may be favourite to play Thor, and Josh Hartnett may be playing Thor's brother Loki. Now there is another rumour, this time of who may be the leading lady in Thor. Deadline Hollywood, through Cinematical, say that Natalie Portman is top of a list to co-star.
Salma Hayek is to co-star in Lake House with Adam Sandler. Chris Rock, David Spade, Rob Schneider and Kevin James in the upcoming film. The comedy is about a bunch of old high school friends, who have a reunion in their home town. Hayek will play Sandler's wife in the film. The news is from Jo Blo.
A date for your diaries, well if you have three year diaries that is. Before Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen is released, the date for the third one has been pencilled in. Transformers 3 will be out on July 1st 2011. Neither Michael Bay, Shia LaBeouf or Megan Fox have agreed to be involved yet. The release date for Thor has also changed, from June 16th 2011 to May 20th 2011. The news comes from Variety.
Chow Yun-fat will play Confucius in a bio-pic of the Chinese philosopher. Variety say the film is being made with the backing of the Chinese government. It seems he is undergoing a bit of a revival in China.
[Richard - Note that we had this story a full week ago, and Filmstalker's just a small site compared to the trades! Have a look at the full story on Filmstalker.]