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Indie drama “Like Sunday, Like Rain” will star former “Gossip Girl” actress Leighton Meester as well as mark the acting debut of Green Day singer Billie Joe Armstrong, according to Deadline. Meester plays a struggling singer who becomes the guardian of a 12 year old boy, played by newbie kid actor Julian Shatkin. Armstrong will play Meester’s boyfriend, while Debra Messing will play the boy’s mother. Frank Whaley wrote and is currently directing the film in New York. If Meester is required to sing in the film, it should beRead More
Former and current TV stars Gillian Jacobs, Leighton Meester and Adam Brody have signed on to headline indie romantic comedy “Life Partners”, according to Deadline, who add that the supporting cast will be rounded out by Gabourey Sidibe, Abby Elliott and Beth Dover. Jacobs and Meester play a pair of best friends who are very close but very different – Jacobs’ Paige is a Type A personality and straight, while Meester’s Sasha is a slacker and a lesbian. Vowing not to get married until her best friend is able toRead More
“Gossip Girl” star Leighton Meester and newcomer Jeremy Scott have rounded out the cast of family dramedy “The Judge” starring Robert Downey, Jr., according to Variety. Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga, Vincent D’Onofrio and Billy Bob Thornton also star. In the David Dobkin-directed film, Downey will play a big city lawyer who returns to his childhood hometown to defend his father (Duvall), the town judge, against murder charges. He sets out to investigate the crime and reconnects with his estranged family along the way. Farmiga beat out Elizabeth Banks for theRead More
“The Hunger Games” star Elizabeth Banks is in contention for the role of Robert Downey, Jr’s ex-girlfriend in a new family dramedy called “The Judge”, according to THR. Robert Duvall is in talks to play the titular judge and Downey’s father. In the David Dobkin-directed film, Downey will play a big city lawyer who returns to his childhood hometown to defend his father, the town judge, against murder charges. He sets out to investigate the crime and reconnects with his estranged family along the way. Banks is up for theRead More