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CREW CORNER: EXT. Water For Elephants film blog – DAY. CLOSE UP: Richard LaGravenese, Screenwriter

Water for Elephants is generating serious buzz in it’s post-production, pre-promotion phase. In this edition of Crew Corner we’ll focus on the great things we’re hearing about the script and the talented man who adapted Sara Gruen’s best-selling novel.   Richard … Continue reading

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Rosie’s Week in Review ~July 25~

Shhhhh! Don’t tell the other Kinkers I missed last week. They might shave me and shove me in a trunk.   So, I’m gonna condense the last TWO weeks into this post. It’ll be our little secret. Take all the … Continue reading

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Director Tweets! News on todays shoot & guess who’s picture wrapped *tear*

At this point, we are all a bit addicted to Francis Lawrence’s tweets. He shares great tidbits and keeps fans up-to-date. Today was no exception. What a change… Shooting the modern circus with Hal Holbrook and Paul scheider today. They … Continue reading

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Casting Couch: Meet ‘Water for Elephants’ Old Jacob!

‘Water for Elephants’ director Francis Lawrence tweeted some casting news today! Hal Holbrook has been cast as Old Jacob. Of the casting, Lawrence said, “I got my first choice! The great Hal Holbrook is playing old Jacob.” We’re definitely seeing … Continue reading

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And the FAN choice for Old Jacob Jankowsi is…

About a week and a half ago, we posted a list of the FAN chosen actors to play the role of Jacob Jankowski aka Robert Pattinson’s character at age 93.  We asked the readers and FANS of ‘Water for Elephants’ … Continue reading

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Who are the Contenders to play Old Jacob Jankowski?

When we posted a few weeks back that Robert Pattinson would not be playing his character at age 93, we were met with mixed reactions.  Many of you were hoping that Rob would get the chance to transcend time via … Continue reading

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Robert Pattinson will not be transformed into an Old Man in ‘Water for Elephants’

Hollywood Exclusive, by Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith, is reporting that the ‘Water for Elephants’ casting team has started the search for Old Jacob Jankowski, the role that is being played by Robert Pattinson.  They also mention that another … Continue reading

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