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Emily Blunt and Jason Segal Join Cast of Gulliver’s Travels January 30, 2009 1:49 am

Posted by Rosario T. Calabria in Casting, Gulliver's Travels, Movies, News.
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emilyblunt-0114092oth Century Fox is in negotiations with Emily Blunt and Jason Segal to join Jack Black in the studio’s Rob Letterman-directed reimagining of the classic Jonathan Swift tale Gulliver’s Travels.  The project was written by Forgetting Sarah Marshall director Nicholas Stoller.

Blunt was recently offered the role of Black Widow in Iron Man 2, but she may not be able to star in the film because Fox holds an option on the actress that the studio may invoke to see that she takes part in Gulliver’s Travels.  Her reps are trying to work out scheduling conflicts so she can play both roles and they are more optimistic that she could do both projects.

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1. Iron Man 2 Casting Note: Emily Blunt Out? « Your Entertainment Now - February 23, 2009 6:55 pm

[…] Iron Man 2 Casting Note: Emily Blunt Out? February 23, 2009 6:55 pm Posted by Rosario T. Calabria in Casting, Movies, News. Tags: Emily Blunt, Iron Man 2, Jon Favreau trackback While walking the red carpter at last night’s Oscars, Iron Man 2 director Jon Favreau told E! that Emily Blunt is officially out as the Black Widow in the film.  Favreau said that 20th Century Fox has decided to exercise their option on the actress, and Blunt will be starring in Gulliver’s Travels instead (see related story here). […]


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