By eug | eugonline March 25, 2009 at 6:01AM
"MGM and the Farrelly brothers are closing in on their cast for 'The Three Stooges'," reports Variety's Michael Fleming, "Studio has set Sean Penn to play Larry, and negotiations are underway with Jim Carrey to play Curly, with the actor already making plans to gain 40 pounds to approximate the physical dimensions of Jerome “Curly” Howard. The studio is zeroing in on Benicio Del Toro to play Moe."
Repeat: Oscar-winner Sean Penn as Larry...
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