Hot Pursuit

A Wrinkle in Time: Reese Witherspoon (Hot Pursuit, above) and Mindy Kaling are in negotiations to star in A Wrinkle in Time, to be directed by Ava DuVernay (Selma). If things work out, they would join Oprah Winfrey in supporting roles as supernatural beings who help a young girl searching for her missing scientist father. Jennifer Lee (Frozen) wrote the script, based on Madeleine L’Engle’s classic book for children. [Heat Vision]

 

Fifty Shades of Grey

Untogether: Jamie Dornan (Fifty Shades of Grey, above) will lead an ensemble cast in Untogether. The movie tracks the relationships of two couples as they face a variety of challenges. Jemima Kirke, Lola Kirke and Ben Mendelsohn have also joined the cast. Emma Forrest wrote the screenplay and will direct. [THR]

 

Johnny Depp

Labyrinth: Johnny Depp will star in Labyrinth. He'll portray a Los Angeles police detective who investigated the the deaths of hip-hop artists Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls (also known as Notorious B.I.G.) in the late 1990s, uncovering extensive official corruption. Brad Furman (The Infiltrator) will direct. [ScreenDaily]

 

Underworld: Blood Wars

Underworld: Blood Wars Trailer: Kate Beckinsale returns to the Underworld series in the first trailer for Underworld: Blood Wars. She reprises her role as the vampire Selene; this time, she seeks to end the centuries-long war of vampires and werewolves. Theo James and Charles Dance also star; the movie will open in theaters on January 6, 2017. [Movieclips]