Stanley Tucci lining up post-'Games' role?
March 28th, 2012
03:57 PM ET

Stanley Tucci lining up post-'Games' role?

A “Hunger Games” star may soon hear strange voices.

Stanley Tucci, who plays Caesar Flickerman in this month's blockbuster adaptation, is said to be in negotiations to co-star in the pending film “Your Voice in My Head” opposite actress Emma Watson.

According to Variety, Tucci was approached to play the terminally ill psychiatrist of a young woman who attempts suicide after a terrible break-up with a prominent journalist.

The story is actually based on the real-life memoirs of a screenwriter named Emma Forrest.

The film is being helmed by “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” director David Yates.

Sources tell Variety that before Yates approached Tucci for the role it got bites from several other prominent actors - including George Clooney.

They also say Warner Bros. - the company that would produce the film  - already considers Tucci's would-be role a serious contender for "best actor" in the Oscars race in 2013.

Shooting is expected to start this summer, after "Voice" is officially green-lit.


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    April 8, 2012 at 10:54 am | Report abuse |
  2. Gouda

    This ol' chicken hawk still around?

    March 29, 2012 at 3:18 pm | Report abuse |
  3. JellyBean

    Stanley Tucci is a damn good actor. Good for him.

    March 29, 2012 at 7:36 am | Report abuse |
  4. @ richard fore

    Aw, struck daddys nerve eh?

    March 28, 2012 at 6:03 pm | Report abuse |
  5. Observer

    You are not my son, Fore. If I gave birth to a h0m0-s e x u a l like yourself I would have killed you as an infant. Liberal piece of trash.

    March 28, 2012 at 5:41 pm | Report abuse |
    • @Observer

      Geese, aren't you the one who is the right wing nut job? You'd kill a child? OMG! What is this world coming to? I'm on Richard's side on this one! So does that mean you are a chick? You said if you gave birth to him. Just wondering?

      March 28, 2012 at 6:38 pm | Report abuse |
    • True Colors

      That's alright Observer, just let it all come out. That's some really hateful sh1t you posted. It's one thing to throw someone the finger but that is just uncalled for.

      March 29, 2012 at 7:35 am | Report abuse |
  6. @ richard fore

    Rotflmao

    March 28, 2012 at 5:34 pm | Report abuse |
  7. be quiet

    I love Stanley Tucci and think he is an incredible actor, but how can they already be saying he's a serious contender for a Best Actor nomination when he hasn't filmed a single frame yet?

    March 28, 2012 at 4:37 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Richard Fore

    That's just what my daddy, observer looks like! Handsome isn't he?

    March 28, 2012 at 4:23 pm | Report abuse |

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