The Wrap Up: First Look at Frodo in ‘The Hobbit,’ Another ‘Ernest’ Movie On the Way, and More
ScreenCrush wraps up the day's events that you might have missed. Today, there's lots to talk about, like the news about a new 'Ernest' reboot, the new behind-the-scenes footage of 'Life of Pi,' the first look at Elijah Wood in 'The Hobbit' reprising his role as Frodo, and more!
- Whether you like it or not, another 'Ernest' movie is on its way! It'll be a reboot of Jim Varney's character in 'Son of Ernest.' [Variety]
- Another season (excuse us, "cycle") of 'America's Next Top Model' has been signed off on, but it won't be like every other season. Now, Tyra Banks is adding male models to the mix, basically transforming the much-loved show into a spin-off of 'Bachelor Pad' [THR].
- The performer for the Super Bowl half-time show is... Find out at PopCrush.
- Casting: The time has come for the 'Twilight' cast to find new careers now that their beloved franchise is coming to a close. Robert Pattinson has already got his, which is a role in the Carey Mulligan-starring 'Hold On to Me' [Deadline]. James Ransone is set to replace Nate Parker in Spike Lee's remake of 'Oldboy' [Coming Soon].
- If you had to choose the "Meanest Movie Aliens of All-Time," who'd make the list? [GuySpeed]
- A first look at Elijah Wood as Frodo in 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' has been released via Cinemarcado... but Cinemarcado is in Spanish, so for an English-friendly report, check out The Film Stage.
- Did you know the original 'Charlie Brown Great Pumpkin' story was about religion? Find out more facts about 'It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown.' [TheFW]