Film News — Wednesday, 22nd February, 2012

  • FrankenweenieEmpire has a look at the teaser poster for Tim Burton’s animated feature Frankenweenie, based on the live action short of the same name.
  • Edgar Wright has signed on in the early stages of The Night Stalker, produced and starring Johnny Depp. The film does not yet have a writer, so don’t get too excited. But this should be a fun pairing. From Empire.
  • Want to meet the stars of The Hunger Games? Well you just might get your chance as it’s been announced the cast will be doing a mall tour for one week in March before the film premieres. From Digital Spy. While you’re at it, take a look at two new TV spots Digital Spy has posted for the film.
  • Martin Freeman has been signed for the film adaptation of the online series Svengali, about the music industry. From NME.