The Rock Hits Us With the Old Bait and Switch

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We've known for a while that Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson would be appearing in Dc's upcoming film adaptation of Shazam, but up until today, we assumed he'd be playing the hero. In a twist, The Rock took to Twitter today, to confirm his true role, super baddie Black Adam, in a script penned by Shrek Forever After writer, Darren Lemke.

This leaves only one question, if The Rock is playing the villain, who's manly enough to take him on?

Shakeup At The Office of the Day

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Shakeup At The Office of the Day
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Shakeup At The Office of the Day: James Spader is a one season man according to sources at NBC.

Steve Carell's Office replacement -- who later took over for Kathy Bates as well -- will be departing at the end of the current season.

Office executive producer and writer Paul Lieberstein (who also plays Toby) said Spader "always wanted this to be a

Star Trek Casting News of the Day

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Star Trek Casting News of the Day: It seems Benedict Cumberbatch won't be content until he's in every awesome thing ever.

The impossibly British thespian, who is already both Sherlock Holmes and Smaug The Dragon, has just been cast as the main villain in the upcoming sequel to J.J. Abrams' Star Trek reboot.

Deadline, which broke the news, could not say whether GQ U

Casting News of the Day

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Casting News of the Day: Omar Coming: Michael K. Williams -- best known as Omar Little from HBO's The Wire and Chalky White from HBO's Boardwalk Empire -- will play a badass biology professor in the last three episode of Community's upcoming season, according to showrunner Dan Harmon.

"I want to add a layer of intensity to Community," Harman

Casting News of the Day

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Casting News of the Day: NBC officially confirmed today that James Spader (sex, lies, and videotape, Crash, Secretary) will be joining The Office to play Sabre's new CEO Robert California, replacing Kathy Bates who departs to focus on her other NBC show, Harry's Law.

"James will reprise his role as Robert California, this uber

Casting News of the Day

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Casting News of the Day: Lionsgate has officially announced that Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth have been cast as Peeta Mellark and Gale Hawthorne, respectively, in Gary Ross’s highly anticipated adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ successful sci-fi novel series The Hunger Games.

The pair join Winter's Bone's Jennifer Lawrence

Casting News of the Day

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Casting News of the Day: The Wrap is reporting this morning that 20-year-old Oscar-nominee Jennifer Lawrence, best known for her role as Ree Dolly in Winter's Bone, has nabbed the coveted role of Katniss Everdeen in Gary Ross's live-action adaptation of Suzanne Collins' best-selling sci-fi series, The Hunger Games.

According to The Wrap, Lawrence signed