In some news I really didn't see coming, credible actors James Franco and Javier Bardem are both apparently circling roles in the Clash of the Titans sequel, Wrath of the Titans.

Up and coming director Jonathan Liebesman is helming this time, with the film's star Sam Worthington, already signed on to come back and beat some more mythical ass. The apparent casting, or interest at least, of the aforementioned actors is strange because of the dire critical response to the first film. Even though Worthington was a solid screen presence, the flick was a mess, and the 3D conversion awful. Still, it made a fortune at the box-office.

Liebesman just directed a film called Battle: Los Angles, that the studio is apparently very happy with, hence his stepping up to helm a blockbusting sequel.

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