Movie Talk sniffs around the back alleys of the internet to bring you the latest showbiz news – so you don’t have to get your paws dirty…

paw-print.jpgThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that from next year on they will be announcing ten Best Picture nominees instead of five. And earlier this week, the Academy sent out 134 invitations to movie people who they think deserve to join the honorary body

paw-print.jpgThe Miley Cyrus-Hugh Jackman business lunch mentioned in News Muse last week seems to have been fruitful as both actors are now linked to teen-movie Personal Security.

paw-print.jpgMartin Lawrence is developing an animated TV comedy based on his childhood in Washington, D.C. It can only be Martin the Menace…

paw-print.jpgSummit Entertainment has revealed filming dates for Twilight sequel Eclipse. Shooting starts 17 August and wraps up 31 October 2009, which means the movie will be done before New Moon is even released.

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paw-print.jpgAdam Sandler wants crew on the set of his porn comedy Born to Be a Star to get naked so that the actors are less nervous while shooting the ensemble nude scenes. Now the crew is nervous.

paw-print.jpgJohnny Depp, who can be seen in Public Enemies (out in UK cinemas today!), has revealed that he is not the least bit interested in watching himself on screen:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KwkS-ERuNuk&fs=1