Baftas 2012 shortlist: The Artist sneaks up on Tinker and Marilyn

Nominations for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA’s) 2012 have been announced, with The Artist picking up 12 nominations, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy with 11, Hugo with 9,  6 for My Week with Marilyn, and 5 each for  The Help and War Horse.

‘Bruce Almighty’ sequel in the works

Universal Studios is in talks with the scriptwriting team of  “Bruce Almighty”, to write a follow up the 2003 hit. In the original film, Jim Carrey starred as TV reporter given the chance to be God for a week after complaining to God about a rival co-worker, portrayed by Steve Carell, being promoted to the…

Rocky: The Musical

Budgeted at $15 million, Rocky: The Musical will have its world debut, in German, in Hamburg November 2012. Stylester Stallone, star of the 1976 movie and now the musical’s producer, then plans to take an English version of the musical on the road to stages worldwide.