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What would you do if you had just three days to live? Taken seriously, it's not an easy question to answer, but that's exactly what people in over 25 countries and 44 US states did when they entered the LAST 72, a writing contest whose winners are set to be honored in an upcoming awards gala.
Actress Natalie Portman is attached to play the lead in Darren Aronofsky's ballet thriller Black Swan, The Hollywood Reporter said. Portman would play a veteran ballerina locked in a competitive situation with a rival dancer who could be real, a supernatural apparition or a hallucination, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said. If negotiations go well, Aronofsky could start shooting Swan with Portman as early as this year, The Hollywood Reporter said.
Australian actor Hugh Jackman is set to reunite with Rachel Weisz, his co-star from The Fountain, for a new period drama called Unbound Captives. Variety.com said the 19th century America-set movie was written and will be directed by actress Madeleine Stowe.
Australian actor Hugh Jackman has agreed to preside over the upcoming 81st Academy Awards show in Los Angeles, the telecast's producers said. Producer Laurence Mark and executive producer Bill Condon made the announcement Friday.
By Susan Wloszczyna TORONTO -- How much does director Darren Aronofsky love Mickey Rourke? Enough to rush off to a festival gift lounge to grab some doggie duds for Loki, the actor's adored Chihuahua-terrier mix.
"The Wrestler," a drama directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Mickey Rourke, has won the Golden Lion award for best picture at the Venice film festival.
Hollywood's Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures says it has signed Darren Aronofsky to direct and David Self to write a new installment for its Robocop franchise. Aronofsky directed The Fountain and Self penned Road to Perdition. Their new Robocop flick is expected to be released in 2010.
By Mike Collett-White VENICE (Reuters) - Film collaborations between real-life partners are not always happy affairs, but Rachel Weisz and Darren Aronofsky say it is 'so far, so good' after making "The Fountain" together.
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Darren Aronofsky, writer/director of "Pi" and "Requiem for a Dream," has signed a first-look deal with Universal Pictures.
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