WATCH: The Avengers Trailer, ScarJo Nude Kerfuffle Get the Taiwanese Animation Treatment
In addition to giving the Gaddafi assassination the ol' Taiwanese 'toon treatment, the good folks at Next Media Animation have processed the recent Avengers trailer through their kooky CG filters. The result? One and a half minutes of hilarious superhero (and gyrating ScarJo) action that imagines the titular crime fighters are called to assemble to battle the evil, cell phone-hacking, nude pic-distributing Loki. There's no way the actual movie will be this entertaining. Stick around for more Buzz Break!
• "I think 'summit' hve swept '3 Musketeers', a grt family adventure film, under the rug in the US. Shame on them. SHAME ON YOU 'SUMMIT'." So Tweeted Three Musketeers co-star Mila Jovovich today, publicly calling out distributor Summit Entertainment for not pushing the swashbuckling actioner with more promotion going into its opening weekend. [@MillaJovovich]
• All is not happy in Muppetland, either; Frank Oz and other Henson collaborators worry that Jason Segel has perverted the true spirit of the beloved Muppets they helped create. To wit: Fozzie would never make a fart joke. Waka waka sadface. [THR]
• Bradley Cooper is the new George Clooney! Well, kinda; after losing Clooney, Steven Soderbergh's The Man from U.N.C.L.E. has found its new lead in Cooper. The Hangover star has reportedly been offered the role and is expected to accept. [Variety]