Jim Carrey Online
Latest News
09/19  Kidding Season 2 P...
09/09  Kidding Season 2 D...
09/06  Cole Allen Wrapped...
08/26  Video Clip from "T...
08/24  Jim Carrey Spottet...


Latest Forum Postings
09/22 Second Season of "...
09/22 Re: Drumfest outsi...
09/22 Re: Mmmmmmm Music ...
09/22 Re: "Kidding" at T...
09/22 Re: Water Wonderful
09/22 Re: Remember me?
09/22 Re: Exhibition Pho...
You are here: Home > Recent > News > Gandolfini Joins Wonderstone Cast
NEWS
» Send to friend
Gandolfini Joins Wonderstone Cast
08 Dec 2011    

By Lucas Allen (Web correspondent)

According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, James Gandolfini (formerly Tony Soprano from The Sopranos) has joined the cast of the new comedy "Burt Wonderstone" with Steve Carrell and Jim Carrey. He will play a billionaire owner of a Las Vegas casino. The actor has met with magicians and different casino owners while researching the part.

In the film, Carrell plays the title character, a washed-up Las Vegas magician who tries to make a comeback while competing with a rival magician (played by Carrey). Two more actors previously joined the film including Steve Buscemi (Boardwalk Empire) as Wonderstone’s former magic partner, and Olivia Wilde (Cowboys & Aliens) as Wonderstone’s assistant and love interest.


Jim Carrey


This will be Carrell and Carrey’s third movie together after 2003’s "Bruce Almighty" and 2008’s "Horton Hears a Who!". Filming begins next month in Las Vegas.

-- Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal. Click to comment this article.

» Send to friend


» Send to friend
« Newer article | Overview | Older article »