Star Scoop: Anne Hathaway Broadway Bound, Jon Hamm to Host ESPYs, Nicole Kidman Takes on the Cannes Film Festival

By  April 24, 2013

After finally nabbing Oscar gold, Anne Hathaway might be setting her sights on the Great White Way. The Les Mis actress is set to star in Caberet as Sally Bowles, which was first made famous by Liza Minelli. She will star opposite of Alan Cumming, who would reprise his role as the MC when the musical came back to Broadway in 1998. [Daily Mail]

The Cannes Film Festival is getting that much glitzier this year, all thanks to Nicole Kidman. While Carine Roitfeld is planning a runway dripping in gold, the celebrated actress has pledged her assistance to the star studded event as a juror! She joins Steven Spielberg, Christopher Waltz, Vidya Balan, Daniel Auteuil, Ang Lee, Lynne Ramsay, Naomi Kawase and Cristian Mungiu. [WWD]

For all the Superman fans out there, we’d suggest you sit down before you read the following news. In anticipation of Man of Steele’s release, Walmart has earned the rights to screen the film a day early! Tickets will be available on May 18 on 8AM ET in over 3,700 Walmart stores for a screening on June 13th. [Mashable]

We love his dramatic side as Don Draper in Mad Men, so we can’t wait for a taste of Jon Hamm’s comedic brilliance. The cigarette smoking, alcohol indulging advertisizing executive has agreed to put away his ’60s suit and tie for the night to play host on ESPN’s sports awards show, the ESPYs in July! [Hollywood Reporter]