Abigail Spencer - Abigail Spencer Lands Oz, The Great And Powerful Role

0
0
Subscribe to Abigail Spencer alerts

Abigail Spencer has joined the cast of 'Oz, The Great and Powerful'.

The 'Mad Men' actress will star as an assistant to James Franco's titular character at the beginning of the movie, while he is still a magician in Kansas before he is whisked away to the magical world.

The 'Wizard Of Oz' prequel story - being directed by Sam Raimi - tells the tale of the man who lands himself in a place dominated by three sisters, witches played by 'Black Swan' star Mila Kunis, British actress Rachel Weisz and Oscar-nominated beauty Michelle Williams.

Oz helps Glinda - played by Michelle - battle for control of the kingdom.

Hilary Swank was once linked to one of the main witch roles, with Sam particularly keen to cast her, but no plans were announced.

Abigail has a number of movie projects coming up, including a part in Jon Favreau's 'Cowboys and Aliens' and a role in McG's 'This Means War' with Reese Witherspoon and Chris Pine.


Contactmusic

Tags: Abigail Spencer - Chris Pine - Hilary Swank - James Franco - Jon Favreau - McG - Michelle Williams - Mila Kunis - Rachel Weisz - Reese Witherspoon - Sam Raimi - Wizard Of Oz

0
0
Subscribe to Abigail Spencer alerts
Advertisement

More Abigail Spencer

This Is Where I Leave You Movie Review

A sparky ensemble helps make this film entertaining even if the plot is simplistic and the themes very tame for a movie that is trying...

Anna Wintour Among Guests At 2014 Couture Council Awards Luncheon

Major fashion giants from all over America were seen arriving at the 2014 Couture Council Awards Annual Benefit Luncheon in New York City which this...

This Is Where I Leave You Trailer

Judd Foxman thought he had the perfect life with an enjoyable job, a pleasant apartment and a beautiful wife. However, he soon loses it all...

Tony Goldwyn And Jeff Perry Posed Together At The 2014 Peabody Awards - Part 2

'Scandal' stars Tony Goldwyn and Jeff Perry posed together at the 73rd Annual George Foster Peabody Awards celebration which took place at The Waldorf Astoria...

Advertisement

Ron Howard Meets With Canon Officials At Project Imaginat10n Festival - Part 2

'A Beautiful Mind' director Ron Howard is snapped talking to a publicist before posing for photos with Canon Inc. officials Paige Michaels, Ross Held, Tony...

The Haunting in Connecticut 2 Trailer

Following the ghostly events in the Connecticut house of the Campbell family in 1987, a new family begins to experience their own share of paranormal...

Chasing Mavericks Movie Review

Despite a number of exhilarating surfing sequences, the interesting true story of surf legend Jay Moriarty is transformed into another dull Hollywood biopic. Painfully family-friendly,...

Oz: The Great And Powerful Trailer

Oscar Diggs is a magician in a circus in Kansas who has about as much moral fibre as he has accomplishments to his name; that...

Advertisement

Comments

Abigail Spencer Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Abigail Spencer

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All