Clive Owen and Anil Kapoor to Star in Roger Donaldson’s CITIES
by Adam Chitwood Posted: May 3rd, 2011
Director Roger Donaldson (The Bank Job) has set two lead actors for his latest film, Cities. Clive Owen and Anil Kapoor will star in the financial thriller that takes place in the months leading up to the Dow Jones reaching an all-time high. The film tells three intertwining stories: a hedge fund manager in New York seemingly has everything, a young couple in London are attempting to buy a new home, and a cop in Mumbai fights against corruption between property speculators and colleagues.
Filming is set to commence in October in multiple locations including New York, London and Mumbai. Parlay Films is set to handle international rights. Donaldson recently wrapped Hungry Rabbit Jumps starring Nicolas Cage, January Jones and Guy Pearce. Hit the jump to read the full press release regarding the aptly named Cities.
Dakota Johnson Books GOATS, 21 JUMP STREET, and FIVE YEAR ENGAGEMENT
by Brendan Bettinger Posted: May 3rd, 2011
Dakota Johnson, the young actress who impressed with her handle on the Aaron Sorkin banter while prancing around in Stanford cardinal underwear in The Social Network, has booked her next three projects. Variety reports Johnson is currently shooting the indie comedy Goats with David Duchovny and Vera Farmiga. This summer, she’ll film a role on the 21 Jump Street remake led by Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum. Lastly, she’ll join Jason Segel, Emily Blunt, Alison Brie, and Chris Pratt for the romantic comedy Five Year Engagement.