Star-crossed lovers, a sad-sack supervillain, a creepy kid, an obnoxious ghost, and a hard-partying clique all rub shoulders in this installment of Sequel Bits. After the jump:

  • Writer says Dr. Horrible 2 is aiming to shoot in 2013
  • The wolf pack returns to Caesars Palace for Hangover 3
  • Before Midnight eyes a festival debut in early 2013
  • Winona Ryder hasn’t heard anything about Beetlejuice 2
  • Creepy Robbie is creepy in Paranormal Activity 4 trailer

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Bridesmaids star Melissa McCarthy is in talks to appear in Todd Phillips’ next Hangover sequel The Hangover III. According to Variety, if McCarthy is able to find time in her busy schedule (she’s currently juggling her tv show Mike & Molly with a bunch of other film projects) the role in the threequel would be “small.”

There isn’t much more information than that as the plot details are being kept tightly under wraps. It has been rumored that the third installment would return to Las Vegas and would include shooting in Los Angeles and Tijuana.

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A mostly lighthearted Sequel Bits covers everything from fish- and family-friendly animated adventures to R-rated wolf pack shenanigans. After the jump:

  • Andrew Stanton‘s next project is Finding Nemo 2
  • The Hangover Part III is now shooting in Los Angeles
  • Heather Locklear and Molly Shannon join Scary Movie 5
  • David Thewlis will play The Frog in Red 2
  • Olga Kurkulina is Mother Russia in Kick-Ass 2
  • The Rock destroys a ceiling in new Fast Six pic
  • Silent Hill: Revelation 3D has a new poster

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The Hangover pals have faced some formidable foes in their day — flamboyant gangsters, disapproving dads, shrewish girlfriends, Mike Tyson, and above all, themselves. But a new bit of casting suggests that the third installment of the comedy franchise could pit them against their most colorful villain yet. John Goodman has just entered talks for The Hangover Part III, joining returning stars Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, and Zach Galifianakis. More details after the jump.

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The wolf pack has already done Las Vegas and Bangkok, and it appears that they’ll be heading to yet another world-famous party town for the third and final stop on their debauched tour. A couple of different outlets are reporting that The Hangover Part III will be set in Tijuana, Mexico, though an insider says much of the film will be shot in Los Angeles and Las Vegas before the cast and crew head south of the border. More details after the jump.

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JJ Abrams loves his secrecy. There may not be a filmmaker alive who hates spoilers and set photos more than the Bad Robot director. So what happens when a bunch of set photos leak out of Star Trek 2? JJ Abrams orders a massive blockade to prevent the view of photographers on public property. The photo above is of part of 30 large shipping containers which are strung together to create a privacy wall for the Star Trek 2 set.

After the jump we have a ton of new sequel news bits including:

  • An update on when we can expect Ghostbusters 2 on Blu-ray
  • Why Hangover 3 Will Be The Last in the comedy film series
  • How Kick-Ass 2 Will focus completely on the villains
  • Randy Couture Hints at plans for The Expendables 3

All this and more, after the jump.

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