Michael Cera

Lego Batman Finds His Lego Robin: Michael Cera

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Apart from Batman v. Superman, the world’s most famous furry will also be the focus of an upcoming Lego movie — titled, simply, The Lego Batman Movie. It’d already been reported that he’d be played by (the voice of) Will Arnett (who played the character in the first Lego Movie). But behind every great Lego Batman there’s a great Lego Robin, and it just so turns out that, like Arnett, Lego Robin is a Bluth: he’ll be voiced by Michael Cera. 
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Ezra Miller May Play Another Character With a Funny Name in ‘Harry Potter’ Spinoff

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Gotta love beasts. They’re fantastic — at least, if you can find them. Luckily, the new Harry Potter spinoff film is based on the mini-made-for-charity pseudo-textbook Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them — which will, if its title doesn’t betray us, feature some fantastic beasts, and, as if that weren’t enough, their locations. As we now know, it’ll also feature Eddie Redmayne and Katherine Waterston playing non-beasts.
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6 Actors Who Actually Should Play Rivers Cuomo in His Fox Sitcom ‘Detour’

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Yesterday it was announced that Detour, the Fox sitcom based on Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo‘s Harvard studies during the height of the band’s fame, had found its leading man in an exceedingly hot British actor with abs. He has a name, obviously: Ben Aldridge. He sounds like a great guy and all, and he’s done some solid work for the BBC (Our Girl), but he’s no Cuomo. I mean…
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Back When The Oneders Stole Our Hearts: Links You Have to See

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Today’s links have an overarching musical theme (and then, of course, there’s the requisite unrelated George R.R. Martin link). From fake bands brought to life by filmmakers to a real band a certain director is trying to resuscitate, to Michael Cera setting his aloof cutesiness to song, there’s plenty here to keep you occupied, although you might not want to actually listen to all of it.
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