Editor Steven Rosenblum ("Blood Diamond") will cut Paramount Vantage's "Defiance," starring Daniel Craig. Ed Zwick is the writer-director of the World War II drama, which is based on a true story. … Peitro Scalia, who cut Ridley Scott's upcoming "American Gangster" starring Russell Crowe and Denzel Washington, will team with Scott again on "Body of Lies," a spy thriller for Warner Bros. Pictures. … Editor Zach Staenberg (the "Matrix" trilogy) has reteamed with directors Andy and Larry Wachowski on their live-action adaptation of the 1960s cartoon "Speed Racer" for Warner Bros. Pictures. … Editor Tia Nolan ("Bewitched") is cutting "The Women," the Diane English-helmed remake of George Cukor's 1939 film. … Steve Gainer ("While She Was Out") is shooting "The Punisher: War Zone," from Lionsgate and helmed by Lexi Alexander and starring Ray Stevenson. … Cinematographer Russ Alsobrook ("Superbad"), who recently signed with Endeavor, will shoot Universal Pictures' "Big Brothers." … Stephen Windon ("The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift") and Remi Adefarasin ("Elizabeth: The Golden Age") are directors of photography on HBO Films' 10-hour miniseries "The Pacific," executive produced by Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg. … Cinematographer Phil Meheux ("Casino Royale") is shooting Walt Disney Pictures' comedy "South of the Border," helmed by Raja Gosnell. … Cinematographer Eric Schmidt recently wrapped Lakeshore Entertainment's "Henry Poole Is Here," directed by Mark Pellington. … Production designer Jan Roelfs ("Lions for Lambs") is working on Disney's "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader." Helmed by Michael Apted, it is the third film in the "Narnia" franchise. … Deborah Evans ("Bulletproof Monk") is production designing Disney's "G-Force," which marks the directorial debut of visual effects supervisor Hoyt Yeatman. … Alan Cameron ("The Da Vinci Code") is production designing Columbia Pictures' next Dan Brown novel adaptation, "Angels & Demons," helmed by Ron Howard. … Cinematographer Peter James ("Cheaper By the Dozen 2") recently wrapped "27 Dresses," a romantic comedy for Fox 2000 directed by Anne Fletcher and starring Katherine Heigl. … Peter Menzies Jr. ("Shooter") is the director of photography on Marvel Studios' "The Incredible Hulk," directed by Louis Leterrier and starring Ed Norton. … Cinematographer Elliot Davis ("The Nativity Story") recently lensed "Surfer Dude" for Playtone Pictures. … Editor Rob Frazen ("Smokin' Aces") is cutting Charlie Kaufman's "Synecdoche, New York." … Production designer Michael Corenblith ("Wild Hogs") and cinematographer Salvatore Totino ("The Da Vinci Code") are working on "Frost/Nixon," Working Title Films and Universal Pictures' adaptation of the Peter Morgan play. Howard is directing. … Hugo Luczyc-Wyhowski ("Married Life") is production designing "Flash of Genius." … David Gropman is production designing "Old Dogs," Disney's John Travolta-Robin Williams comedy helmed by Walt Becker, and will follow that with "Doubt," John Patrick Shanley's screen adaptation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning play for Miramax Films and producer Scott Rudin. … Joel Negron, who edited Warners' recent release "The Invasion" with Hans Funck, is cutting Universal's "The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor," helmed by Rob Cohen.
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