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Tobey MaguireActor Tobey Maguire has reportedly landed the part of Bobby Fischer in an upcoming drama from director David Fincher ('Zodiac'), which will chronicle the life of the legendary chess master. Additionally, Maguire will serve as a co-producer on the film, with Jenno Topping and Gail Katz. Production on the untitled biopic is slated to begin in the fall.[Deadline Hollywood]

More casting news after the jump. Tobey MaguireActor Tobey Maguire has reportedly landed the part of Bobby Fischer in an upcoming drama from director David Fincher ('Zodiac'), which will chronicle the life of the legendary chess master. Additionally, Maguire will serve as a co-producer on the film, with Jenno Topping and Gail Katz. Production on the untitled biopic is slated to begin in the fall.[Deadline Hollywood]

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, Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Orlando Bloom will co-star alongside Glenn Close in Rodrigo Garcia's upcoming 'Albert Nobbs.' Close will co-write and co-produce the film, based on the gender-bending play from 1983, in which she starred. No word yet on which roles Seyfried, Meyers and Bloom will play. [Variety]

Sacha Baron CohenHere's an odd couple if there ever was one: 'Borat' star Sacha Baron Cohen and Oscar winner Ben Kingsley are reportedly eyeing roles in Martin Scorsese's 'The Invention of Hugo Cabet,' based on the children's novel by Brian Selznick, about a young orphan who lives inside a Paris train station. If cast, Cohen and Kingsley would play a station inspector and silent filmmaker, respectively. [Deadline Hollywood]