Here Are Some Afternoon Links!

  • William Friedkin is going to direct Bette Midler in a Mae West biopic. -/Film
  • Adam Sandler tops Forbes’ list of overpaid actors, which, if you have to be at the top of a shitty list, is probably the best shitty list to be at the top of. Money money money money! -FilmDrunk
  • Ben Whishaw, Skyfall’s Q, is going to replace Sacha Baron Cohen in the Freddy Mercury biopic. -DeathAndTaxes
  • News, news, news! It’s all “news” today! Next news: Comedy Central has picked up three more seasons of Tosh.0. Finally, something secured in our TV schedule to take the place of Enlightened. -AVClub
  • I haven’t listened to the episode yet, FULL DISCLOSURE, but Will Ferrell is the guest on this week’s episode of the WTF Podcast. Did you know that he has a new movie coming out? -WTF