Wednesday Link-A-Mania

Judge Dredd ; sci-fi Shakespeare; no Jackman for First Class ; Downey threatens to rip up Avengers script; another Observers episode for Fringe ; Miller’s Nemesis heading for the big screen

Dredd Now Has Official US Distribution
Any worries that the Judge Dredd movie, Dredd , would remain stuck in some kind of development Hell have now been officially allayed with the announcement that Lionsgate has picked up the US distribution of the film, reports Variety . Dredd , to be directed by Pete Travis starts production on 12 November 12 in Cape Town, South Africa. The $45 million-budgeted 3D project will star Karl Urban and Olivia Thirlby.