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Daily Hollywood – Mariah On “Idol,” “Gangster Squad” Reshoots, and More

Lilian Min |
July 24, 2012 | 12:32 a.m. PDT

Executive Producer

One diva for another on “American Idol”: Mariah Carey’s signed onto the show as a judge, supposedly for the tune of $18 million. (Vulture)

“Family Guy” continues voicecasting its upcoming season. This time, “Modern Family’s” Sofia Vergara is set to sound off on the show. (People)

Keira Knightley goes back to her period piece specialty in the film adaptation of Tolstoy’s “Anna Karenina”; check out a behind-the-scenes video about the film after the jump. (EW)

At least one of the many WikiLeaks projects is getting a quality actor to play Julian Assange. Jeremy Renner is in talks with DreamWorks to play Assange in an upcoming film. (Deadline)

In the aftermath of the Aurora, CO shootings, Warner Bros. is reportedly rewriting and recutting the upcoming “Gangster Squad” film, which stars Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling, Josh Brolin, and Emma Stone. The changes are being made to eliminate scenes involving a movie theater shooting. (The Hollywood Reporter)

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