At first, Jon Favreau's Chef was notable for being a return to less-massive form after movies like Iron Man and Cowboys & Aliens & Explosions. Now it's notable for being the Favreau movie that will star the writer-director alongside Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sofia Vergara, John Leguizamo, Bobby Cannavale, and, as announced in a goofy new Vine post on Monday, Dustin Hoffman. In a world where movie fans are accustomed to scanning through so, so much rote casting news every day, this is a pretty cool, straightforward way to inform everyone about a starry new addition to the cast and give us a quick taste of the on-set chemistry many months before we'll ever see the final product. That said, we're now left to wonder when Dustin Hoffman will start posting his own Vines.
Most Viewed Stories
Susan Sarandon Is Having a Terrible, No Good, Very Bad Democratic National Convention
In Praise of Barb, the Best Character on Stranger Things
The Bachelorette Recap: JoJo Is So Bad at This
Samantha Bee Got TBS to Apologize for Its Bad Hillary Clinton Tweet
The Real Housewives of Orange County Recap: The Days and Nights of Kelly Dodd
Mariah Carey Has More Kardashian Shade for You
These GIFs Will Explain the Awkward Feelings You Had During Demi Lovato’s DNC Performance
Chris Harrison Tells Rejected Bachelorette Contestants to ‘Get the F*ck Out of Here’ on Kimmel
Finally, a Movie About How Amy Adams and Isla Fisher Are the Exact Same Person
All 151 Pokémon in Pokémon Go, Ranked
Latest News from VultureIs CBS Getting Ready to Launch a Streaming Season of Big Brother?
CBS may have found a way to expand its super successful reality franchise.Oprah and Ava DuVernay Will Reunite for the Director's Next Film, A Wrinkle in Time
We are blessed.Jessica Chastain Is in Talks to Fight in Jake Gyllenhaal’s The Division, and Please, Please Can She Rock Some Aviators Again?
Play those video games.Aaron Rodgers Politely Admonished His Brother for Airing Family Dirty Laundry on The Bachelorette
There's family drama in the Rodgers's neighborhood.This Star Wars Cosplay Suit Cost $2,000 and Took a Year to Build
It freaked people out at Comic-Con.Kevin James, Rob Schneider, Nick Swardson, and More Board Adam Sandler’s Sandy Wexler
Netflix is his playground.Ryan Lochte Is Now on Tinder
Jeah!A Modern-Day Auntie Mame Is Being Specially Adapted for Tilda Swinton
Tilda asks, Tilda gets.Deep Down, BoJack Horseman Is a Hopeful Show
This is, without a doubt, a bleak show. But it contains hints of optimism, and glimmers of The Simpsons and Pixar.‘Carpool Karaoke’ Is Coming to Apple Music on Its Next Step to Taking Over the Globe
James Corden's late-night segment has "an exclusive first-window licensing agreement" with the streaming service.
You could say it's positively enchanting.Paul Feig Is Producing an Insane Film About Supermodels Stranded in a Chilean Snowstorm
Called Supermodel Snowpocalypse.Broadway Mogul James M. Nederlander Dead at 94
He was the head of the Nederlander Organization, which owns nine Broadway theaters.AMC Renews Turn for a Fourth and Final Season, So the Revolution Won’t Be Televised for Much Longer
A time to love, and a time to hate; a time of war, and a time of peace.TV Psychic Miss Cleo Dead at 55
Her real name was Youree Harris.Baz Luhrmann’s The Get Down Is the Most-Expensive Netflix Show Ever
And it almost killed Baz Luhrmann.Beyoncé, Adele Dominate the 2016 VMA Nominations
Let's get in formation.This Fascinating Little Men Clip Is One of the Best Scenes of the Year
This scene prompted spontaneous applause at Sundance.Police Find No Evidence Dr. Dre Pulled Gun on Man Who Got Him Arrested
It all happened outside Dre's Malibu home.Difficult People Recap: The Porn Identity
"Isn't it funny how Jimmy Fallon has turned The Tonight Show into a children's party?"