Kate Ward
September 14, 2010 AT 08:26 PM EDT

  • In a press release, the Weinstein Co. announced they have picked up Dirty Girl. The film — which stars William H. Macy, Milla Jovovich, Tim McGraw, and newcomer Juno Temple — follows a high school outcast (Temple), who embarks on a road trip with an innocent classmate after her antics send her straight into a remedial class.
  • In more William H. Macy news (File under: Sentence I never thought I’d type, but happy I can): The actor will star in the adaptation of Elmore Leonard’s Freaky Deaky. [Deadline]
  • Blue Mountain State is about to get slightly more (colon) complicated: Denise Richards will star in season 2 of the Spike TV’s series as the ex-wife of the Goats’ head coach (played by Ed Mariano). [The Wrap]
  • Warner Bros. has picked up a screenplay from Walon Green (The Wild Bunch) called Cicero Lipschitz, which centers on Al Capone’s rise in infamy. [Variety]

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