Here Are Some Afternoon Links!

  • New stills and character details have been revealed for The Lego Movie. Hahah. Uggh, finally!  I know they have to hold out in order to build interest but this was getting ridiculous! -/Film
  • Tom Hardy is going to star as Elton John in the upcoming Elton John biopic, Rocketman. “We will destroy Gotham, then when it is done and Gotham is but a candle in the wind — then you have my permission to die. Such is the circle of life.” -Dlisted
  • Bill Murray was paid only $9,000 for his role in Rushmore, but hey, that’s not bad! That’s like a few months of rent taken care of. -FilmDrunk
  • The cast of Arrested Development is going to appear on Inside the Actor’s Studio! That should be so great. What a treat. It’s going to air November 7th on Bravo. -Vulture
  • It looks as though we have our new Christian “50 Shades Of” Grey — Jamie Dornan. I’LL BELIEVE IT WHEN I NEVER SEE IT. -EW
  • And finally: Michael Arndt, writer of Little Miss Sunshine and Toy Story 3, has been replaced as the writer of Star Wars: Episode VII. The job will now be taken over by Empire Strikes Back co-writer Lawrence Kasdan and J.J. Abrams. -StarWars