Casting Category

zoey-deutch
And so it goes for these tiny, indie films. Jane Levy is out of coming-of-age comedy “Good Kids,” and according to Deadline, “Vampire Academy” star Zoey Deutch is in in her place. Nicholas Braun, who signed on to star alongside Levy last summer, is still in, and the film has also added Craig Roberts and Israel Broussad to round out the lead quartet of characters. As the title suggests, the film will follow four overachieving Cape Cod high school graduates who realize that they’ve missed out on a lot ofRead More
alex-berenice
“Chronicle” star Alex Russell is in negotiations to join “Skyfall” Bond girl Berenice Marlohe in indie sci-fi thriller “Prisoner of War,” which will be going out to buyers at Cannes, with filming set to begin in the fall. Joe Miale will direct the film, which is set in the midst of “humankind’s last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion.” Russell will play a US soldier and Marlohe a French foreign aid worker, who must team up to survive: “As they journey through the battlefield in search of refuge, their bondRead More
alex-berenice
“Chronicle” star Alex Russell is in negotiations to join “Skyfall” Bond girl Berenice Marlohe in indie sci-fi thriller “Prisoner of War,” which will be going out to buyers at Cannes, with filming set to begin in the fall. Joe Miale will direct the film, which is set in the midst of “humankind’s last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion.” Russell will play a US soldier and Marlohe a French foreign aid worker, who must team up to survive: “As they journey through the battlefield in search of refuge, their bondRead More
alex-berenice
“Chronicle” star Alex Russell is in negotiations to join “Skyfall” Bond girl Berenice Marlohe in indie sci-fi thriller “Prisoner of War,” which will be going out to buyers at Cannes, with filming set to begin in the fall. Joe Miale will direct the film, which is set in the midst of “humankind’s last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion.” Russell will play a US soldier and Marlohe a French foreign aid worker, who must team up to survive: “As they journey through the battlefield in search of refuge, their bondRead More
alex-berenice
“Chronicle” star Alex Russell is in negotiations to join “Skyfall” Bond girl Berenice Marlohe in indie sci-fi thriller “Prisoner of War,” which will be going out to buyers at Cannes, with filming set to begin in the fall. Joe Miale will direct the film, which is set in the midst of “humankind’s last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion.” Russell will play a US soldier and Marlohe a French foreign aid worker, who must team up to survive: “As they journey through the battlefield in search of refuge, their bondRead More
alex-berenice
“Chronicle” star Alex Russell is in negotiations to join “Skyfall” Bond girl Berenice Marlohe in indie sci-fi thriller “Prisoner of War,” which will be going out to buyers at Cannes, with filming set to begin in the fall. Joe Miale will direct the film, which is set in the midst of “humankind’s last stand against a cataclysmic alien invasion.” Russell will play a US soldier and Marlohe a French foreign aid worker, who must team up to survive: “As they journey through the battlefield in search of refuge, their bondRead More
toby-kebbell
Nicholas Hoult has himself a co-star in Iraq War drama “Sand Castle,” which he became attached to a couple of months ago. Now Screen Daily is reporting Toby Kebbell is joining the film, which also now has a fall start date. Shorts director Seb Edwards is making his feature directorial debut on the film based on Chris Roessner’s Black List script based on real events following a platoon sent to fix an aqueduct in a farming village and ending up having to defend it from enemy combatants. Hoult is playingRead More
dressmaker
Period romantic drama “The Dressmaker,” which has long had Kate Winslet attached in the lead role, is ready to begin filming this fall, and a cast has been assembled around Winslet, with Screen Daily reporting Aussies Liam Hemsworth, Isa Fisher and Elizabeth Debicki have signed on to play supporting roles. Jocelyn Moorhouse is directing the film, based on her own adaptation of the Rosalie Ham novel of the same name, featuring Winslet as an “avenging angel” who returns to her idyllic hometown, from where she fled as a child afterRead More
blunderer
Patrick Wilson, Jessica Biel and Imogen Poots are set to star in an adaptation of Patricia Highsmith‘s novel “The Blunderer.” The novel, first published in 1954, is a psychological thriller from the mind behind “Strangers on a Train” and “The Talented Mr Ripley.” The story is set in New York, following architect Walter Stackhouse (Wilson) and his beautiful wife Clara (Biel). They lead a charmed life, but Stackhouse develops a fascination with an unsolved murder and things descend into chaos from there. He faces a clever killer (Toby Jones), anRead More
david-oyelowo
David Oyelowo will lead indie drama “Five Nights in Maine,” with Dianne Wiest and Rosie Perez joining him in supporting roles, it was announced today. Maris Curran is directing from her own screenplay about a widower (Oyelowo) who travels to Maine to visit his guilt-stricken mother-in-law (Wiest) for answers about his wife’s death. The microbudget indie is receiving funds from San Francisco Film Society/Kenneth Rainin Foundation Filmmaking Grant and has received a Cinereach grant to help production get underway. Oyelowo, who played Forest Whitaker’s son in “The Butler,” has wrappedRead More