Casting Call: Carey Mulligan, Bradley Cooper, Charlize Theron & More

It's your weekly round-up of movie stars who'll be able to maintain their lavish lifestyles for at least a few more months.

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Carey Mulligan will be reunited with "Drive" co-star Oscar Isaacs in the Coen Brothers' " Inside Llewyn Davis," about the New York City folk scene of the early '60s. She's also in talks to join Joaquin Phoenix in a Spike Jonze film. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Variety</a></i>)
Bradley Cooper is Steve Soderbergh's (fourth) choice to play Napoleon Solo in the director's adaptation of the TV spy series "The Man From UNCLE," a role that Clooney, Damon and Depp have all passed on. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Variety</a></i>)
Charlize Theron is producing and starring in a remake of the Dutch horror film "Zwart Water," ("Dark Water") about a young girl who learns that her new friend is actually her dead mother's twin sister. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Heat Vision</a></i>)
Shia LaBeouf hopes to be "A Giant", in a film about a young woman who moves home after a string of bad relationships and falls for the 20-foot man living next door. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Variety</a></i>)
Anne Heche will star in "Arthur Newman, Golf Pro," a dark comedy starring Colin Firth as a miserable man who fakes his own death to give himself a fresh start. Heche will play his nasty girlfriend, Emily Blunt will play the woman he teams up with to break into homes and pose as the owners. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Variety</a></i>)
Aaron Eckhart has been cast as the monster in "I, Frankenstein," a follow-up to Mary Shelley's classic tale, and as Dennis Wilson in the biopic "The Drummer," about the ill-fated Beach Boy.
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The rumors have come true, as Anne Hathaway has taken the role of Fantine in director Tom Hooper's musical adaptation of "Les Miserables," which stars Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Deadline</a></i>)
Mickey Rourke is in talks to play one of writer-director Martin McDonagh's "Seven Psychopaths," alongside Colin Farrell, Sam Rockwell and Christopher Walken, a film about a struggling screenwriter who gets caught up in a dognapping gone wrong. <i><a href=""target="_blank">Deadline</a></i>)
Juliette Binoche will star opposite Edgar Ramirez in “A Monkey On My Shoulder,” about two surgeons, who must deal with an unexpected pregnancy, a love triangle, the Amazon, booze and madness. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">The Playlist</a></i>)
The Nic Cage Is Getting Paid! Tour is heading to Germany to shoot "Black Butterfly," about a writer whose quiet life is thrown into chaos by a friendship with a hobo. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Hollywood Reporter</a></i>)
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Catherine Zeta-Jones will star in Allen Hughes' "Broken City," as the cheating wife of a New York City mayor, played by Russell Crowe, who hires a Brooklyn detective, Mark Wahlberg, to find out who she's been catting around with, a guy who turns out to be dead. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Deadline</a></i>)
John Cusack will star in "Carnaval," about a sports agent who heads to Rio to recruit a soccer star, Johnny Knoxville will be the agents best friend who tags along, and falls for the footballer's girlfriend. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Hollywood Reporter</a></i>)
Forrest Whittaker is joining Arnold Schwarzenegger for "The Last Stand," about a small-town sheriff in a showdown with a Mexican drug cartel. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Hollywood Reporter</a></i>)
Director Bennett Miller is considering Channing Tatum "Foxcatcher," About John Du Pont, a scion of the Du Pont family to be played by Steve Carell, who shot and killed Dave Schultz, an Olympic wrestler. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">LA Times</a></i>)
Jane Fonda's son, Troy Garity, has joined "Gangster Squad," as a one-eyed hitman hired by Sean Penn to kill Ryan Gosling and Josh Brolin. (<i><a href=""target="_blank">Variety</a></i>)
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