First Dibs: Does Chris Evans Want To Pass The Human Torch To Michael B. Jordan?

Plus, who’s playing Doctor Doom in The Fantastic Four? Is Michael Strahan leaving Live! for Good Morning America? What’s so special about the Super-Sized R-Rated Version of Anchorman 2?

  • Chris Evans is ready to pass the “Human Torch” to Michael B. Jordan. The two posed for an instagram pic together yesterday and Evans explained that “you almost feel precious over the role that you don’t want someone else to do it. But when you heard someone phenomenal is doing it, it’s very exciting.” [Perez Hilton]
  • Toby Kebbell has snatched the coveted role of Doctor Doom in the upcoming Fantastic Four reboot (which will feature Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara, Miles Teller and Jamie Bell). Kebbell appeared in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. [Variety]
  • Michael Strahan is in talks to join the cast of Good Morning America. Strahan will still be co-hosting Live! With Kelly and Michael, but will also be filling in part-time on the earlier morning news show. [US Magazine]
  • The Super-Sized R-Rated Version of Anchorman 2 might be a comedy milestone. Every joke in the new cut is a completely new improvised take. Meaning, that it’s almost a whole new movie. [MTV News]

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