Film actor James Franco, known for the films "spider-Man", "Harvey milk" and "Oz: the Great and Terrible"bought the rights for the film adaptation of Chuck Palahniuk's novel "the rant: a biography of Baxter Casey". It is reported by Slash Film.
The details of the casting and the estimated release date of the film will be known soon. "After working with brad pitt, Edward Norton and Sam Rockwell I could not imagine a more impressive actor for cooperation than Franco," said Palahniuk.
Roman "rant: the biography of Baxter Casey" was published in 2007. The main character (Baxter), nicknamed the rant has a unique flair, which allows him special taste and smell. The inhabitants of his native town disliked it because of the strange addictions and inventions. Palahniuk has previously indicated that "rant" is the first book in the planned trilogy.
St. Petersburg artist Irina Romanovskaya painted bust portrait of the Russian singer Joseph Kobzon. People's artist appeared in the image of the thief in the law with a brick in his hand. As explained Romanovskaya, Kobzon depicts the protector of Russia. According to her, she is a bit afraid of anger on the part of the artist.
The first channel began its own investigation of leaks in the network of the final episode of the fourth season of series "Sherlock". According to the preliminary version, the cause was hacking. The channel expressed its willingness to share test results with colleagues from BBC Wordwide, which was conducting its own investigation.
In the Moscow Central Board of the Russian Investigative Committee carried out a preliminary examination in relation to the artist Peter Pavlensky on the application of violent acts of a sexual nature. According to the source, at this stage, check the criminal case against the actionist is not initiated.
Designer Marinko umicevic of the Republika Srpska (the state formation within Bosnia and Herzegovina), who sewed shoes for the future first lady of the United States Melania trump, will not fall to the inauguration ceremony of us President due to the fact that he was denied a visa.
The Minister of social policy of Ukraine Andriy Reva said that pensioners waiting for a shock to the pension reform. "The system is socially equitable, because for the President and for the ordinary worker are set to the same approach of calculation," the official said, adding that reform is needed.
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree banning the import of goods and services for the needs of defense and security of the country if they have analogues in Russia and produced in countries outside the Eurasian Union. The list includes 123 positions. The ban did not get goods worth less than 50 thousand rubles.