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Olivia Wilde, Ben Barnes, J.K. Simmons & John Hannah Join Bradley Cooper In 'The Words'

  • By Oliver Lyttelton
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  • June 3, 2011 1:18 AM
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If there was any doubt before that Bradley Cooper is a fully-fledged movie star, the first few months of 2011 have wiped that away: he took an underdog genre picture "Limitless," sold almost entirely on his name, to an impressive gross of nearly $150 million worldwide, while "The Hangover Part II" overcame its poisonous reviews to make nearly that much in only a week of release in the U.S. alone. And, while we're not convinced of his charms just yet (he comes across as a little smug), Cooper's certainly made some interesting choices with his stardom.

J.K. Simmons Joins Mark Wahlberg In 'Contraband'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • March 15, 2011 2:54 AM
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With filming already underway, Mark Wahlberg's "Contraband" has added one more to the dirty dealing picture.

J.K. Simmons To Provide Narration For Jason Reitman's 'Young Adult'

  • By Simon Dang
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  • March 13, 2011 1:18 AM
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Worried by the distinct lack of J.K. Simmons in the casting for Jason Reitman's upcoming Diablo Cody-scribed feature "Young Adult"? Well, fear not, as it looks like a reunion is back on the cards with Simmons set to provide his vocal talents for narration in the film.

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