Scarlett Johansson To Star In DreamWorks’ Live Action ‘Ghost In The Shell’ Adaption!

Seems Scarlett Johansson has a knack for playing awesome action chicks in flicks! Everyone should know Scarlett from her appearance as Black Widow in Marvel’s amazing Avengers films, the original The Avengers and the upcoming Avengers: Age Of Ultron, set for theaters in May 2015!

But right now she’s moving on from the Avengers, taking on a new status and name as, according to Variety and DreamWorks, she is set to star in the live action adaption of the popular Japanese anime, Ghost In The Shell, a series first published in 1989 and created by Masamune Shirow!

The story is set in a futuristic city and follows a covert ops member, Motoko Kusanagi, of the Japanese National Public Safety Commission which specializes in fighting technology-related criminal activities.

Director Steven Spielberg, a long time fan, hopes to be able to get the green light for the film  thanks to the commitment of Scarlett. He also has the participation of Rupert Sanders who’s taking the helm to direct. Ghost In The Shell will be produced by  Avi Arad and Steven Paul along with executive producer, Mark Sourian. Bill Wheeler is the writer of the film.

So, what do you guys think of this idea of a live action Ghost In The Shell? Excited, yay or nay? Let us know how you feel in the comments below!



Kristen Stewart: The Good, The Bad, The Beautiful

kristen-stewart-2-300There’s no guilty conscience for Twilight star Kristen Stewart. She takes the good with the bad and turns a cold shoulder to her haters.

Despite her skyrocket to fame, thanks to the Twilight series, her publicized relationship with co-star Robert Pattinson, her affair with director Rupert Sanders, and break up with Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart is unable to cope with the spotlight she has been thrust into but she’s okay with this, as well as the scrutiny that comes with it.

In the upcoming March issue of Marie Claire, Stewart says “People are like ‘she can’t handle’-for a lack of a better word-‘the spotlight.’ No actually, I can’t, and this is totally who I am. I don’t force it or turn it into something else or fabricate this personality…so I totally agree when people say I’m, like, the most awkward person.”

Stewart also has a message to her haters: “I stand by every mistake I’ve ever made. So judge away.”

K.Stew takes responsibility for all her actions and this is why she has so many fans who love her. Well said, K.Stew!

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