'Spider-Man' goes after Emma Stone, Steve Carell eyes magician movie

emma-stone-steve-carell.jpgA source close to the "Spider-Man" reboot says that "Alice in Wonderland" star Mia Wasikowska and "Easy A" star Emma Stone have been reading for the roles of Gwen Stacey and Mary Jane Watson, respectively. We approve. [ EW]

Steve Carell may be lining up his first post-"Office" project -- "Burt Wonderstone," a New Line comedy is about a Vegas magician who accidentally kills his partner and must regain his mojo (or, as the logline has it, his "hocus-pocus focus") while simultaneously competing with a rival. [ LA Times]