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Gina Carano Tapped to Lead Female 'Expendables'

Gina Carano

Well, you pretty much knew this was coming: Producer Adi Shankar has announced that the upcoming all-female Expendables project will star none other than Gina Carano. Carano, the MMA star who proved she could kick cinematic ass in Steven Soderbergh's Haywire, is Hollywood's most natural fit for the film -- something Shankar acknowledged when he said filming without her would be "like making Twix without caramel or Jamba Juice without jamba."


Guy Ritchie Takes Over 'Man From U.N.C.L.E.' From Steven Soderbergh

It's been a hard road so far for "The Man From U.N.C.L.E.," the live-action adaptation of the classic television show, but it may have found a new director. After George Clooney walked away from the film and director Steven Soderbergh, it's had a hard time holding onto anyone.


Matt Damon, Michael Douglas will star in HBO Liberace Biopic

Michael Douglas will take on the role of Liberace for a biopic film on the legendary pianist, HBO confirmed Tuesday. The feature, titled “Behind the Candelabra,” is scheduled to begin production next summer, under the direction of Steven Soderbergh.


'Contagion' is Friday's No. 1: $8M

In what’s shaping up to be possibly the slowest weekend of the year at the box office, the only bright spot was the new viral thriller Contagion, which topped the charts with an estimated $8 million on Friday. Warner Bros.’ PG-13 film, which was directed by Steven Soderbergh and stars a who’s who of Oscar winners and nominees, received mostly positive reviews and is on pace for a solid $22 million opening. But its success cannot distract from the box office’s overall dismal performance. The top 10 movies grossed an estimated $19.6 million on Friday — the lowest Friday figure so far this year.


Porn Star Sasha Grey's Sex Scenes Cut in Soderbergh's 'The Girlfriend Experience'

Porn Star Sasha Grey's Sex Scenes Cut in Soderbergh's 'The Girlfriend Experience'

Director also says he's 'running out of ideas,' may retire in five years


Demetri Martin Plays ‘Moneyball’ With Steven Soderbergh

When it comes to “Daily Show” correspondents finding success in the movies, Steve Carell will probably never be beat in terms of box office. But now that Demetri Martin has been cast in Steven Soderbergh’s next film “Moneyball,” the latter comedian has at least already bettered his “Daily Show” predecessor in terms ...


Soderbergh and Pitt Toss Around Moneyball

Now that he's pushed "Cleo" back a year, Steven Soderbergh is looking at directing an adaptation of Michael Lewis' bestselling "Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game." Brad Pitt may star.


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