FEARnet accompanies actors Anton Yelchin, Christopher Mintz-Plasse and Dave Franco to the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin, Texas for a special screening of their new vampire thriller Fright Night. In theaters on August 19, 2011.
Anton Yelchin, Star Trek XI’s Chekov, is on the final list of candidates to play Peter Parker in Sony’s Spider-Man.
The studio wants to finish casting the main role so it can move on to casting other roles for Spider-Man, which begins production before the end of the year.
Yelchin joins a list of contenders including: Jamie Bell (Billy Elliot), Aaron Johnson (Kick-Ass), Andrew Garfield (The Social Network), Logan Lerman (Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief) and Alden Ehrenreich (Tetro). Frank Dillane (Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince) and Michael Angerano (Lords of Dogtown) are also on the final list.
Spider-Man, directed by Marc Webb, will be shot in 3D, with a script by Jamie Vanderbilt. Spider-Man will be released on July 3, 2012. [SOURCE]