Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Big 2015 Movie Preview
The 50 Best Films Of 2014
Review Of The Year 2014
Subscribe: The January Sale!
Try 3 issues of Empire magazine for just £1
Must-Have Movie Collectibles
Bid on some classic memorabilia
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
TODAY
Fox Planning Live-Action X-Men TV Series
The mutants could be headed to the small screen
Emma Watson Signs For Beauty And The Beast
She'll be director Bill Condon's guest
David Tennant Will Be Zebediah Kilgrave
In Marvel/Netflix's A.K.A. Jessica Jones
Empire's Avengers: Age Of Ultron Covers Are Here
The Ultrinos are mutating...
David Oyelowo In Negotiations For Hurricane Katrina Film
A likely reunion with Selma writer/director Ava DuVernay
Adam Sandler Rounds Up His Ridiculous Six
Taylor Lautner, Nick Nolte and more lined up for his first Netflix pic
Amr Waked Heads For Geostorm
Lucy co-star onboard Gerard Butler thriller
Julianne Moore And Eddie Redmayne Win At The Screen Actors Guild Awards
Birdman nabs ensemble
Quentin Tarantino Adds Three To The Hateful Eight
As shooting starts... Probably literally.
Kaya Scodelario May Set Sail For Pirates 5
UPDATE: Jerry Bruckheimer reveals she's on board
Warner Bros. Aims For The Jetsons Again
The latest attempt is animated
New Westworld Image Arrives
And Jonah Nolan talks his plans for the series
Luke Evans Officially Off The Crow Reboot
He's left the nest
Knock Knock Teaser Trailer Online
Keanu Reeves shouldn't answer the door...
American Sniper Still Atop US Box Office
While Mortdecai flops badly
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
17 September 2013
New Red Band Machete Kills Trailer
Warning: contains Mel Gibson in a cape
More Movie News

RELATED REVIEWS
Love, Marilyn (2013)
Empire Star Rating
Scary Movie 5 (2013)
Empire Star Rating
Machete (2010)
Empire Star Rating
Machete (2010)
Empire Star Rating
Bobby (2007)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Sheen And Lohan Cast In Scary Movie 5?
A warlock and goddess set to join

06 August 2012  |  Written by Ali Plumb  |  Source: E!

submit to reddit

Sheen And Lohan Cast In Scary Movie 5?

Lindsay Lohan and Charlie Sheen's careers have both been in the doldrums of late, but the upcoming reboot-cum-sequel of the never-ending Scary Movie franchise, tentatively and originally titled Scary Movie 5, looks set to give them yet another comeback opportunity.

Studio Dimension films have not officially confirmed either actor's casting, but E! report that they are both as good as signed on for the David Zucker-helmed horror spoof project.

Fans of the series will note that Tom, Charlie Sheen's character in 2006's Scary Movie 4 taglined "The fourth and final chapter in the trilogy" dies in that one, so that'll make his return... difficult. Or not, as the case may be.

Anna Faris, incidentally, has confirmed that she will not be part of the fifth installment of the franchise.

Lindsay Lohan's faltering career currently sees her filming US TV movie Liz & Dick, a biopic about Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton's tumultuous relationship.

Sheen, meanwhile, is faring somewhat better. Since leaving immensely successful sitcom Two And A Half Men amid controversy in 2010, his new television series Anger Management based on the Adam Sandler and Jack Nicholson movie of the same name is now airing on FX, and Robert Rodriguez has cast him in his  action exploitation sequel Machete Kills as, you guessed it, the President of the United States.

Scary Movie 5 is set for a April 19 release next year.


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Dark Knight Still Rules US Box Office
Total Recall doesn't get to the party
Hugh Laurie May Be Robocop's Villain
UPDATE: He's no longer in talks

Your Comments

RE: RE:
Seems about right with where they are in their careers. More

Posted by Wild about Wilder at 14:57 on 07 August 2012 | Report This Post

RE:
no doubt will be shit,no doubt will make a ton of cash! More

Posted by Frank Castle at 18:03 on 06 August 2012 | Report This Post

Pointless appalling actors. Pointless appalling films. They all belong together. More

Posted by waltham1979 at 13:38 on 06 August 2012 | Report This Post

Charlie Sheen didn't play that role...
Charlie Sheen continued his role as Cindy's Brother-In-Law, Tom LOGAN, and took a tonne of viagra and fell off a balcony fighting a cat that was attacking his.... junk... and dying as a result The role Empire has him listed as in this article was actually played by Craig Bierkom who portrayed Cindy's new love interest Tom RYAN - a parody of Tom Cruise. It was Bierkom who parodied the infamous Oprah/Cruise encounter More

Posted by Killjoy_Gee at 12:00 on 06 August 2012 | Report This Post

I find Scary Movie 1 & 2 quite funny, but I really have no time for any of the rest. More

Posted by Whistler at 11:27 on 06 August 2012 | Report This Post


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
20 Sitcom Spin-Offs That Were Doomed To Fail
From Joey to Ally and back again…

Jessica Chastain Takes The IMDbunker
The Most Violent Year star takes our most random quiz

Five Impressive Oscar Isaac Roles You Didn't Realise Were Oscar Isaac
Welcome to Oscar season...

Johnny Depp And Paul Bettany Talk Mortdecai
How good is your 'Mortdecai face'?

Fables: A Primer
An introduction to Bill Willingham’s wonderfully dark fairy-tale world

12 Hitchcock Remakes Ranked From Best To Worst
Lifeboat in space, anyone?

From Mission: Impossible To Mortdecai: Writer/Director David Koepp Talks Screenwriting
What would you do if you were in charge of the Spider-Man franchise?

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 12 Issues Of Empire For Only £25!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 12 issues of Empire for just £25!
Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)