Today’s News Roundup looks into some casting news announced this week  and some new trailers.

News Roundup: Harley Quinn Casting and Toy Story 4 Announced

Margot Robbie to play Harley Quinn

Margot Robbie is best known for her role in the 2014 ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ playing alongside Leonardo Dicaprio. She has been cast to playing the Joker’s partner in crime, Harley Quinn, in the upcoming 2016 ‘Suicide Squad’ being directed by David Ayer.

News Roundup: Harley Quinn Casting and Toy Story 4 Announced

Jared Leto rumoured to play The Joker

Currently in the rumour mill, Jared Leto may play the Joker alongside Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn in David Ayer’s 2016 ‘Suicide Squad’ feature film. This comes after news that apparently Ryan gosling turned down the role.

News Roundup: Harley Quinn Casting and Toy Story 4 Announced

Toy Story 4 Announced

Some may be excited, others may ask why? Pixar has announced that a fourth instalment in the Toy Story franchise will be coming to screens in 2017.

News Roundup: Harley Quinn Casting and Toy Story 4 Announced

Star Wars Episode VII subtitle revealed

We finally get the full title for the 2015 release Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Does this title reveal anything about the plot however? Give us more J.J. Abrams!

‘Chappie’ Trailer

From ‘District 9‘ to ‘Elysium‘ the latest feature from futuristic film making junkie, Neil Blomkamp, will be ‘Chappie‘. Expected in March 2015 the trailer was released this week.

‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ Trailer

Probably the final trailer for The Hobbit series was also released this week for the finale film ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies‘. If you didn’t think you could get any more pumped, you were wrong!

News Roundup: Harley Quinn Casting and Toy Story 4 Announced

Christian Bale no longer Steve jobs

Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs biopic ‘Jobs’ has taken a major setback with Christian Bale dropping out. It will be interesting to see who will replace Bale in this project.

News Roundup: Harley Quinn Casting and Toy Story 4 Announced

Radcliffe to join cast of ‘Now You See Me 2’

From wizard to street magician, Daniel Radcliffe will be joining the cast of ‘Now You See Me‘. There will be a wizard reference at least once, I called it first!

News Roundup: Harley Quinn Casting and Toy Story 4 Announced

Matt Damon to reprise role as Jason Bourne

It has been long rumoured that Matt Damon will return to play Jason Bourne and now those rumours are true. With Ben Affleck playing Batman in upcoming films, if we’re really lucky we may get a ‘Batman V Jason Bourne’ film.

 

That’s it for this week News Roundup, who do you want to play the Joker in future films?