This week's movers and shakers: Martin Scorsese, Tim Allen, and more

By EW Staff
Updated February 25, 2011 at 05:00 AM EST

Michelle Pfeiffer is in talks for a role in the Tim Burton adaptation of Dark Shadows starring Johnny Depp.

Mary Elizabeth Winstead has signed on to play Mary Todd Lincoln in the big-screen adaptation of the novel Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Benjamin Walker will play the titular president.

Martin Scorsese will again direct Leonardo DiCaprio, this time in The Wolf of Wall Street, a drama about the world of high finance in the 1990s.

Tim Allen could be returning to TV — he signed on to an unnamed comedy pilot for ABC.

Smallville‘s Aaron Ashmore is joining the Syfy drama Warehouse 13 as a series regular.

Life Unexpected star Brittany Robertson has been cast in the CW supernatural pilot Secret Circle.