Just Jared reports that Jolie is meeting with "The Fighter" director David O. Russell this week to discuss collaborating together on "The Silver Linings Playbook," his new comedy adaptation of Matthew Quick's novel about a recently released mental hospital patient looking to reclaim his life. Russell, late of "Uncharted," has already cast Mark Wahlberg in the lead role.
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Goode For "Stoker"
So much for Colin Firth's vampire movie. Park Chan-Wook's "Stoker," which may or not even be a vampire movie at all, is now looking at "Watchmen" star Matthew Goode to fill out the coveted role of a "mysterious uncle" who terrorizes a family consisting of Nicole Kidman and Mia Wasikowska. Variety