3- Silver Lining Playbook
2- Hansel And Gretel
1- Warm Bodies
JOHNNY DEPP TO PLAY BOSTON MOBSTER: Johnny Depp has been cast to play Boston mob boss Whitey Bulger in the upcoming film Black Mass. The movie will be directed by Barry Levinson and begins shooting in May.
‘WRECK-IT RALPH’ WINS BIG AT ANNIE AWARDS: Disney’s Wreck-It Ralph took home five wins at the 40th Annual Annie Awards. The film was chosen for Best Animated Feature, Best Directing, Music, Voice Acting, and Best Writing in an Animated feature.
WITCH ROLE CAST IN ‘VAMPIRE DIARIES’ SPINOFF: Actress Daniella Pineda has landed a major role playing a witch in the pilot for the potential Vampire Diaries spinoff The Originals. Vampire Diaries actors Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, and Phoebe Tonkin will also star.
ACTRESS ADDED TO NBC’S ‘DRACULA’: Irish actress Victoria Smurfit has been added to the cast of NBC’s drama series Dracula starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers. She will play Lady Jayne who becomes attracted to Meyers’ Dracula.
BEN AND JERRY UNVEILS THEIR ’30 ROCK’ FLAVOR: Ben and Jerry’s have released their 30 Rock-inspired flavor called Liz Lemon. Its lemon flavored Greek frozen yogurt with a blueberry lavender swirl.
PAULA DEEN’S ASSISTANT TWEETS ABOUT HORRIBLE CRUISE: The Paula Deen & Family 2013 Caribbean Cruise set sail on January 27th and it seems one passenger has already had enough. Shortly after leaving harbor, Deen’s assistant Brandon Branch tweeted several negative comments saying, “This is a floating nursing home!!!!” and “My room is also the size of my powder room at home. And no liquor in minibar! I am in a dark place!!!!”
NICK STAHL NOT BEING CHARGED FOR LEWD CONDUCT: Terminator 3 actor Nick Stahl will not be charged for lewd conduct following his arrest in December where he allegedly pleasured himself in a Hollywood sex shop. The L.A. City Attorney’s office declined to prosecute due to “insufficient evidence.”
CHRISTINA RICCI IS ENGAGED: Actress Christina Ricci is engaged to boyfriend James Heerdegen. The pair met while working on ABC’s Pan-Am where James worked as a camera technician and Ricci was one of the show’s stars.
LANCE ARMSTRONG’S WAX FIGURES STRIPPED OF TITLES: The backlash from Lance Armstrong’s cheating confession keeps coming. The wax figures of Armstrong located at Madame Tussauds in Hollywood and the museum at Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco have been altered to reflect the athlete’s new status as a disqualified cyclist who was stripped of his seven world titles.
PENELOPE CRUZ IS PREGNANT: Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem have another baby on the way. They already have a two-year-old son named Leonardo.
Amanda Bynes has been trying to keep a low profile since ditching L.A. for New York but trouble seems to have followed her across the continent. TMZ is reporting that Amanda’s landlord is looking to terminate her lease and evict the actress from her apartment.
The 26-year-old former Nickelodeon star allegedly had numerous complaints filed against her in the building including a claim that there is steady cloud of marijuana smoke coming from her residence at all hours of the day and night. Amanda is reportedly leaving the building before the building management could force her out.
- Bynes responded to these reports by texting Celebuzz saying, “I’m not moving. I don’t have a landlord! I don’t rent! I own a condo in NY.”