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Friday
Mar 17 2017

Three Questions in the News

byMurtada

As Carrie Bradshaw would say,some of today's movie news got us thinking.The news offered more perplexion than usual.We'll present you with the questions and maybe you can help with the answers.Or just join in the bewilderment:

How many franchises can one actor be in?
You'd think being Superman would be enough.But no Henry cavill is joining Tom Cruise inMission Impossible 6.No details about who he's playing.Simon Pegg,and Rebecca Ferguson are expected to be back for the new adventure.Jeremy Renner is not.

Who is starring in Jennifer Kent's follow up toThe Babadook?We know who Sam Claflin is,as we've seen him in a few films includingThe Hunger Games.But he's not the lead,the new film titledThe Nightingaleis set in Tasmania in the 1820s,and follows a young Irish female convict whose family is murdered by a British soldier.With the help of an Aboriginal tracker,she heads for the wilderness in hope of exacting revenge.Have you heard of Aisling Franciosi?Well she nabbed the coveted lead role.Digging into her IMDB we found out that she played Lyanna Stark inGame of Thrones,you know in that famous flashback scene.She was also in Ken Loach'sJimmy's Hall(2014).Can't say we remember either performance,but we are very excited to see whatever Kent chooses to show us.

And finally buried in a news item announcing Andrew Dominick's new film;War Partywhich is billed as an action-adventure movie about Navy SEALs that will star Tom Hardy,is this nugget about his long gestating Marilyn Monroe project,Blonde:

he has been trying to get his Marilyn Monroe movie Blonde off the ground [],but has struggled to find a leading lady everyone can agree on

Hmmm.The names that have been publicly shared so far were Naomi Watts in the first iteration and then a few years later Jessica Chastain.We wonderwho else was up for playing Marilyn and was deemed not appropriate?