French Actor Melvil Poupad has joined the cast of SPEED RACER as one of the race commentators, adding some humor to the flick.
And its one HELL of an interesting choice:
Yes, that Marc Forster: Stranger than Fiction, Finding Neverland, Monster’s Ball, etc.
People are gonna jump all over this and say it’s a terrible hire. But keep in mind, most of those complaining are the same ones who said Daniel Craig could never pull off Bond.
Forster’s a talented guy. I say he’ll do a great job.
I’m excited to hear more about this one: Bryan Singer’s new film VALKYRIE, telling the true-life tales of Nazi generals who plotted to assassinate Hitler. Tom Cruise will star, and today, we found out who else is on board: Carice Van Houten, Tom Wilkinson, Bill Nighy, and Eddie Izzard.
I loved Singer’s last look at Nazis, APT PUPIL, and I’m dying to see this one. It also reteams him with USUAL SUSPECTS scribe Chris McQuarrie, giving us even more reason to hope for a masterpiece.
The After Hours skit is a tough one to top, but here’s the latest Mac parody for your enjoyment– this time the villains get some love… same results, though: