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James Marsden is set to play Corny Collins in New Line’s Hairspray. Marsden was last seen inSuperman Returns and X-Men 3.

Kristanna Loken (BloodRayne) has landed a guest role in 10 episodes of Showtime’s “The L Word,” playing a single mom who meets Shane (Katherine Moennig) at a PTA meeting.

Joseph Fiennes is going up against German flying ace Manfred von Richthofen in helmer-scribe Niki Mullerschon’s historical epic The Red Baron. Fiennes will play Roy Brown, the Canadian pilot credited with shooting down the Teutonic top gun near the end of WWI. Produced by Dan Maag, Roland Pellegrino and Thomas Reisser’s shingle, Niama Film, pic is lensing in Prague.