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Whoops! Mary Elizabeth Winstead Is Mrs. "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter"

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    The wait is over as director Edgar Wright's film version of "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World," starring Michael Cera, makes its innernutz debut and it does not disappoint. (Published Wednesday, May 30, 2012)

    Like a herd of lemmings, the Internets ran off a cliff to tell you that Robin McLeavy had been cast alongside Benjamin Walker for "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter." Nope.

    It's Mary Elizabeth Winstead instead who's been cast as Mary Todd, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

    Finally! "Scott Pilgrim" Trailer Packs a Punch

    [NATL] Finally! "Scott Pilgrim" Trailer Packs a Punch
    The wait is over as director Edgar Wright's film version of "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World," starring Michael Cera, makes its innernutz debut and it does not disappoint. (Published Wednesday, May 30, 2012)

    It's been a tough year for Winstead, who was poised for global super-stardom before "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World" was inexplicably ignored last summer by audiences and "The Thing" got pushed at least six months for reshoots. 

    "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter," being directed by Timur Bekmambetov ("Wanted"), stars Walker as Lincoln, Dominic Cooper as his mentor Henry Sturges and Anthony Mackie. Tim Burton, who bought the rights to the book by Seth Graham Smith's after seeing the trailer, is producing.

    New "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World" Busts Loose

    [NATL] New "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World" Busts Loose
    Starring Michael Cera, this comic-book adaptation from director Edgar Wright (Hot Fuzz, Shaun of the Dead) tells the story of a young man who must defeat his his new love's seven evil ex-boyfriends if he wants to keep her. (Published Tuesday, Jun 1, 2010)

    We feel badly for McLeavy, but, hey, more Liz Winstead.