Category Archives: Cosmopolis

Keira Knightley out! Who’s going to be our Elise Shifrin?!

From UpandComers.net: Keira Knightley will not be appearing in David Cronenberg’s “Cosmopolis”, the actress’s reps confirmed to us today. Knightley’s name was brought into the casting conversation following some eagle-eyed fans seeing her name listed alongside star Robert Pattinson’s on … Continue reading

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Poll: Dream Cast – Jane Melman Edition

Ah Jane Melman. The scene between Eric and Jane in the limo is a favourite amongst us. It’s intense and absurd and yes, obscenely hot. It’s an intriguing scene as well because it’s one of the few times Eric ”sees” someone really intently. He mentions at other … Continue reading

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Cosmopolis book discussion: The limo picks up late-comers

Good morning limo riders. Hope everyone had a great weekend.   Over the last couple of weeks we’ve had some general discussion about Cosmopolis as a whole, had some stuff  ‘splained to us and had some fun debating how um, fucked up Eric … Continue reading

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He’s Baaaaaack. Paul Giamatti (re)listed on Cosmopolis IMDb

Hope it sticks this time. We chauffeurs are pretty heavily invested in Paul Giamatti as Benno – no dream casting needed, he’s the man. Combining this with the video of Paul talking Cosmopolis (and stalking Robert Pattinson) at Sundance and it … Continue reading

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Poll: Dream Cast – Didi Fancher Edition

UPDATE: Michelle Pfeiffer was our poll winner! We had some fantastic write-in noms including, Gretchen Mol, Helen Hunt, me, Sharon Stone, Tea Leoni, Jane Lynch and Naomi Watts. It’s a great role and I think we’re all looking forward to … Continue reading

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“Cosmopolis will be a no doubt smash hit.”

MetroWNY had a couple of thoughtful and positive posts today about Cosmopolis. The first excerpt touched on the benefit of having Paul Giamatti in the limo: Giamatti is a very accomplished actor who can help Robert Pattinson is more ways … Continue reading

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The Packer Portfolio – Part 1

As many of you know, it is my job here to keep our limo nice and shiny.  As I’ve grown more comfortable with that task (Eric is SO specific about how he wants his limo shined *rolls eyes*), I’ve also … Continue reading

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Roundup: Media coverage of Pattinson casting

Once Robert Pattinson became attached to Cosmopolis, the media coverage kicked into high gear and the film instantly became highly anticipated. Supporters were out in full force and so were skeptics. Here’s a roundup of various media coverage on the … Continue reading

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Robert Pattinson is cast in Cosmopolis

Robert Pattinson is cast as the lead, Eric Packer, in the film, Cosmopolis. From Deadline.com: EXCLUSIVE: Robert Pattinson has booked his first major lead for when he completes The Twilight Saga. Pattinson will star in Cosmopolis, the Don DeLillo novel … Continue reading

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