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Rebel Wilson to star in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels remake

Rebel Wilson will star in the upcoming Dirty Rotten Scoundrels remake, her rep confirmed to EW.

The 1988 comedy’s modern-day take will chronicle the misadventures of two con women trying to swindle a naive tech prodigy’s fortune. The original film – a re-imagining of Marlon Brando and David Niven’s 1964 Bedtime Story – starred Steve Martin and Michael Caine as two scam artists attempting to rip off a wealthy heiress. It grossed just over $42 million at the U.S. box office.

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Sara Bareilles, John Stamos, Darren Criss tease Little Mermaid live show

Sara Bareilles, John Stamos, Darren Criss, and Rebel Wilson are preparing to take a dive under the sea.

The cast will gather at the Hollywood Bowl on Friday and Saturday for live performances of The Little Mermaid movie soundtrack, and ahead of their big shows, they’ve been teasing behind-the-scenes photos and clips on social media.

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Rebel Wilson to star in romantic comedy for New Line

Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson is attached to produce and star in a new romantic comedy for New Line, EW has confirmed.

Erin Cardillo wrote the script, with rewrites by Dana Fox and Katie Silberman. Wilson has previously worked with the duo; Fox wrote this year’s comedy How to Be Single, in which starred Wilson and Silberman was a co-producer.

The new untitled movie will follow a down-on-love young woman who one day awakens to finds herself trapped in a romantic comedy.

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Sara Bareilles, Rebel Wilson, and more to perform The Little Mermaid live this summer

The Little Mermaid is resurfacing this summer with the help of stars like Sara Bareilles, Rebel Wilson, and Darren Criss. On June 4, a celebrity cast will perform the movie’s soundtrack backed by a full orchestra as the film plays at the Hollywood Bowl amphitheater.

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Rebel Wilson plays Who'd You Rather for Ellen DeGeneres

Who would Rebel Wilson rather?

That’s the question host Ellen DeGeneres asked on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Friday, and Wilson provided answers, over and over again. But before doing so, she made sure to clarify the meaning of the question. “Who’d you rather do? Okay,” she said.

Wilson was first given the option of picking between Harry Styles and Justin Bieber. “Both have felt my womanliness,” Wilson said, before choosing Bieber. She then chose Bieber over Bradley Cooper, before knocking Bieber out with Zac Efron.

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Rebel Wilson tells Seth Meyers about kissing How to Be Single extras

As “functioning alcoholic” Robin in the new film How to Be Single, Rebel Wilson got to party quite a bit. One of Robin’s most characteristic moments comes when she randomly kisses men at a club. As Wilson told Seth Meyers on Monday night, that process was a little more awkward than it seemed: The directors made the extras divide themselves according to who would be willing to kiss Wilson.

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