The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. The trailer for Red Riding Hood, director Catherine Hardwicke’s follow-up to Twilight has dropped, and naturally, the wolf that is tormenting Amanda Seyfried is a really hot dude. [via Vulture] 2. MTV has broken down all two and a half minutes of the first Green Lantern trailer frame by frame. 3. Emmy award-winner Claire Danes may be returning to TV as a CIA case officer. She’s in talks for the female lead in Showtime’s new psychological thriller Homeland from former 24 executive producer/showrunner Howard Gordon. [via Deadline] 4. Warner Bros is in early talks with Robert Zemeckis to direct a live-action remake of the The Wizard of Oz that’s based on the original script. [via Deadline] 5. Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick’s son James Wilkie gave Emma Watson a handwritten fan letter at the New York premiere of the new Harry Potter movie. [via Gatecrasher]

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