News briefs: Iron Man 2 hiring; Gugino re-ups on Sucker

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Dec 14, 2012

A viral Iron Man 2 Web site for Stark Industries has gone live, and you can actually apply for a job on their team if you're, say, a Norse god with a big hammer, or a giant green guy with super strength, or a red, white and blue hero with a big shield, or ...

Speaking of Iron Man 2, a new image has gone live, including the one below, featuring star Robert Downey Jr. with Marvel honcho Kevin Feige behind the scenes; click to enlarge.


Carla Gugino has reunited with Watchmen director Zack Snyder on Sucker Punch, the upcoming fantasy action drama about a girl who's institutionalized by her wicked stepfather and retreats into an alternative reality as a coping strategy, Variety reported; Gugino will play a nurse in the insane asylum who becomes a madam at a brothel in the film's alternate reality.

Mandeville Films and Top Cow Productions are developing a feature version of Top Cow's comic book Alibi, about a well-known socialite whose public presence establishes a perfect alibi for the covert activity of his secret twin brother, a government assassin, Variety reported; Alibi was created by Top Cow president Matt Hawkins and Michael Renegar, written by Joshua Hale Fialkov and illustrated by Jeremy Haun.

Jennifer Ehle has been added to the pilot Game of Thrones, HBO's adaptation of the George R.R. Martin fantasy book series, in which she will play Catelyn Stark, Ned Stark's (Sean Bean) wife who originally was betrothed to Ned's older brother, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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