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In honor of the 35th anniversary of the cult legend that is the "Rocky Horror Picture Show," a couple of "Glee" stars will be teaming up with some Hollywood heavyweights to do a special show for charity on October 28 in Los Angeles. Actress Lea Michele revealed her involvement in an announcement to her fan club, naming her co-star Matthew Morrison, Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito and Jason Segel as collaborators for the celebration.

Morrison and Michele will take on the roles of Brad and Janet, while Nicholson and DeVito will split time playing The Criminologist and Segel will portray Dr. Everett V. Scott.

"It is going to be a night out to remember for a very long time," the original film's producer Lou Adler said in a press release. "All of these amazing artists performing those classic songs plus a costume ball is amazing; but, most of all, it will benefit the special kids who attend the Painted Turtle Camp." Read more...

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Damon Lindelof has voiced his opinions on the "American Idol" judge lineup before, and this week's announcement that Jennifer Lopez or Steven Tyler would be replacing Simon Cowell on the show didn't inspire a flattering comparison from him. One new face on last night's "Glee" season premiere, meanwhile, did draw a compliment from Virginia Madsen.

In other tweets, Milla Jovovich shared a photo of her dress for "The Three Musketeers," while Seth Green had some fierce words for another Twitter user about his wife. All of this drama was accompanied by a goodbye tweet from Paris Hilton addressed to her Asian fans when she was forced to leave Japan prematurely. You can find out who Green was talking, as well as what Wes Craven had to say about wrapping "Scream 4."

I'm @brianwarmoth, and this is Twitter-Wood for September 22, 2010. Read more...

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"Mr. Popper's Penguins" isn't likely to have nearly as much S&M as "Sucker Punch," but that hasn't stopped Carla Gugino from signing on to star alongside Jim Carrey in the adaptation of Richard and Florence Atwater's 1938 children's book. She's handled more mature parts under Zack Snyder, both in "Sucker Punch" and in "Watchmen" as Sally Jupiter, but this venture should be a bit more wholesome.

Gugino will appear under the direction of Mark Waters ("Mean Girls"), according to a Variety report. The 20th Century Fox family project will cast her in the story of a wealthy New York businessman who inherits six penguins and goes on to learn about life, love and human relationships. John Davis ("Predators") will produce. Read more...

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Zach Galifiniakis has been busy signing on for films like "Due Date," "Operation: Endgame" and "It's Kind of a Funny Story" recently. You may wonder how he selects those roles, though. The "Hangover" star broke down some key questions that go through his head and also explained what it's like working under directing partners Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck in the story about a young man's stay in an adult psychiatric ward.

"I had a few questions," Galifiniakis told MTV News. "The first one was 'When are the lunch breaks? How long are the lunch breaks? And is this a Pixar film?' Because those are my three rules." Read more...

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Someone finally stood up in Twitter-Wood Tuesday to counter Brett Ratner's rave reviews of "Catfish." You'll have to read on down to find out who it was, but the Monday-Tuesday window in our feed turned out to be a popular one for the critics to show up.

The first episode of the new "Hawaii Five-0" series caught some attention and at least one comparison to "Con Air," while Bristol Palin had fellow flyers clamoring to watch "Dancing With the Stars" at the airport where Patton Oswalt was hanging out. Check out what he thought about that, who wished Bill Murray a happy birthday and who's been getting prepped in case they ever make a Shake Weight movie after the jump.

I'm @brianwarmoth, and this is Twitter-Wood for September 21, 2010. Read more...

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Long before "Resident Evil: Afterlife" was even being pitched, the first video game etched some ridiculous lines and voice acting into its players' memories. MTV Multiplayer Editor Russ Frushtick decided to see how well the latest film's seasoned cast members could do reading lines such as "It might be handy if you, the Master of Unlocking, take it with you," and try as they might, Milla Jovovich, Boris Kodjoe and Ali Larter weren't able to save them. The results were hilarious, however.

We at the MTV blogs looked at the exercise as a history lesson for the thespians, though. They all seemed to get into the parts, and you definitely can't knock them for a lack of energy. Milla Jovovich might even be able to take over all of Capcom's voice-acting duties the next time they decide to make a game sequel.

Until then, witness her spirited attempt to nail the line "Whoa, this hall is dangerous!" in the video clip above, and I think you can tell that she's completely internalized what it's like to be trapped in a building full of undead biohazard creatures roaming around trying to gut her.

Meanwhile, I'd actually love to see an edition made available of first "RE" with the part of Barry Burton recast using Kodjoe. Give a listen to his execution of the hallway warning, and I think you'll agree.

What do you think of the "Resident Evil: Afterlife" cast's attempts to save the first game's script? Let us know in the comments and on Twitter!

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Rachel Weisz has signed up to star in a new take on Austrian dramtist Arthur Schnitzler's play "Reigen." "360" will be a psychosexual drama about a chain of partners (which only bears a metaphorical resemblance to "Human Centipede" when you describe it in exactly the wrong way) and re-team Weisz with director Fernando Meirelles, who she previously worked with in "The Constant Gardner," according to a Deadline report.

If "360" follows in the footsteps of "Reigen" and other previous adaptations, Weisz will be a part of a story about couples whose stories are edited together in sequence as the film swaps one partner for another until a full circle of relationships emerges. Read more...

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Clint Mansell fans didn't have to decipher any hidden messages to feel Duncan Jones' enthusiasm in message he posted about "Source Code" yesterday. As was revealed in Twitter-Wood, the "Moon" soundtrack composer and director will team up once more to work on Jones' film about a soldier (Jake Gyllenhaal) who wakes up in the body of a commuter and has to solve the mystery behind a train explosion.

"Have a bloody fantastic bit of 'Source Code' news," Jones wrote on his Twitter account. "Super star Clint Mansell WILL be scoring the film. You have no idea how relieved I am."

Mansell earned a lot of great critical attention for "Moon," just as he did on "Requiem for a Dream" and Darren Aronofsky's "The Fountain." Coming along for Jones' sophomore full-length effort, Mansell should be a welcome asset to the project, which also has Vera Farmiga and Michelle Monaghan in its cast. Read more...

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Brett Ratner hasn't been quiet in the past about his enthusiasm for the new film "Catfish," but you probably didn't know how many times he's watched it. I won't tell you whether to believe him or not but you can find out what he claimed yesterday on his Twitter account.

In other topics, Paris Hilton made this news this morning after reaching a plea deal in her Las Vegas cocaine case. Brian Lynch identified who he thinks the lucky ones are in the whole story. His explanation, as well as 50 Cent's story of why he named his dog Oprah Winfrey and some hints about the upcoming Halloween episode of "Community" await you below.

I'm @brianwarmoth, and this is Twitter-Wood for September 20, 2010. Read more...

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"The Social Network" doesn't represent the first time writer Aaron Sorkin has tackled a script about cutthroat politics and drama behind the media and invention. His screenplay-turned-stage-play "The Farnsworth Invention" explored winners and losers who emerged from the creation of the television, and his short-lived TV series "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip" looked at the anatomy of a major network's sketch comedy show. This time, he's telling the tale of Facebook with director David Fincher, but Fincher thinks of the movie as a nuanced take on adolescent tales like "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "The Breakfast Club."

Fincher jokingly referred to "The Social Network" as "the 'Citizen Kane' of John Hughes movies," according to a piece from New York Magazine. That's a dissonant pairing of genres to connect, but in the context of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's life, the personal story that Orson Welles told in his cinematic masterpiece and the ego-driven wish-fulfillment that often propelled John Hughes' characters, it makes a lot of sense. Read more...

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