Back in the 90’s, DC Comics and Warner Bros. wanted to re-boot the Superman franchise, and for a blink-and-you-missed-it moment, Nicolas Cage was officially on board to play him (with Tim Burton directing). Nic is famously obsessed with Superman (he literally named his son Kal-El, Superman’s birth name), so he very much wanted to do the movie. Now some old footage of Nic in costume has emerged, and it begs the question: would America have been on-board with a Superman that wears a deep v-neck?
There was a mini-Friends reunion last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live
…complete with Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Ross (sorta), and a replica of Monica’s kitchen.
Speaking of Friends, since this year marks 20(!) years since the debut of the show, Warner Bros. and Eight O’Clock Coffee are opening up a one-month pop-up Central Perk coffee shop in New York City.
SEE the cast of Friends posing with their younger selves
Reality check: it’s been 10 years since the finale of Friends! To see the full People magazine article (and to see Gunther then and now), click here.
One of these guys could be your next Batman
Ryan Gosling, Josh Brolin, and Joe Manganiello are all said to be in the mix to play Batman in the upcoming Man of Steel sequel that will pit Superman against the Dark Knight. Why Joseph Gordon-Levitt isn’t in the mix escapes me since they kind of set him up for it at the end of The Dark Knight Rises. Here’s the full list of alleged contenders.