Jackman As Antony Opposite Zeta-Jones In Soderbergh’s 3D Rock Musical CLEOPATRA??
Published at: Oct. 23, 2008, 11:31 p.m. CST by hercules
I am – Hercules!!
The reason Southern California’s Century City exists is because 20th Century Fox lost a fortune on its Elizabeth Taylor “Cleopatra” and had to sell most of its famed backlot to real estate developers.
Now Steven Soderbergh, the fellow behind all those “Ocean’s” movies, wants to retell the Cleopatra story with "Chicago's" Catherine Zeta-Jones, "Viva Laughlin's" Hugh Jackman (as Marc Antony), and a bunch of electric guitars.
Who will give his voice unto Caesar? Michael Douglas? George Clooney? Tim Curry?
Guided By Voices wrote the music for the project:
Read all of Variety’s story on the matter here.
Meanwhile, back in Jerusalem ...
Blood and destruction, because of one man!!