The Dlisted Report
Johnny Depp will play an evil vampire opposite Will Smith in I Am Legend. In Richard Matheson's book, Neville is the last living man on Earth... but he is not alone. Every other man, woman, and child has become a vampire, and they are all hungry for Neville's blood. By day, he is the hunter, stalking the sleeping undead through the abandoned ruins of civilization. By night, he barricades himself in his home and prays for the dawn. Shooting starts this September. [BlackFilm]
Jesse Eisenberg (The Squid and the Whale) will play the male lead in Spring Break in Bosnia. He joins Richard Gere and Terrence Howard. The comic thriller follows a young journalist (Eisenberg), a seasoned cameraman (Howard) and a discredited journalist (Gere) who embark on an unauthorized mission to find the No. 1 war criminal in Bosnia. They find themselves in serious jeopardy when they are mistaken as a CIA hit squad and their target decides to come after them. Shooting begins this Summer. [THR]
Christopher Walken will star opposite Meryl Streep in Mother Courage in the Central Park production this August in NYC. The staging of the Brecht classic will run August 8 - September 3. George C. Wolfe will direct. [Playbill]
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