Category Archives: Casting News

Netflix Cancels GYPSY After 1 Season

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Psychological thriller Gypsy starring Naomi Watts has not been renewed by Netflix it has emerged thanks to a story broken by Deadline. Gypsy centered on Jean Holloway (Watts), a Manhattan therapist with a seemingly picturesque life who begins to develop intimate and illicit relationships with the people in her patients’ lives. As the borders of Jean’s […]

Riz Ahmed in Negotiations to Join Spider-Man Spinoff

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Variety reported Riz Ahmed is currently in negotiations to join the spinoff of Spider-Man franchise ‘Venom’ movie. As of right now, Tom Hardy is the lead while Ruben Fleischer is directing. Sony has confirmed that this film will stand as its own and it’s not related to Spider-Man universe. ‘Venom’ is slated for an October 5, 2018 release.

Anna Paquin To Star in Film Adaptation of Novel ‘Tell It to the Bees’ by Fiona Shaw

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Variety reported, Anna Paquin has been cast as the lead in Tell It to the Bees. It’s the film adaptation of the novel of the same title by Fiona Shaw. Paquin will play the role Dr. Jean Markham, who recently returned to her hometown after leaving as a teen. She’s inheriting her late father’s medical practice. […]

Katie Holmes to Star in Feature Film Adaptation of ‘The Secret’

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Variety confirms, Katie Holmes will star in the feature film adaptation of The Secret. It’s a self-help book that sold more 30 million copies worldwide. The film will be directed by Andy Tennant while Bekah Brunstetter will write the script along with Tennant and Rick Parks. The Secret is written by Rhonda Byrne. It wad originally published on 2006 […]

CHAOS WALKING Casts Nick Jonas

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Book to film adaption Chaos Walking has cast Nick Jonas (Kingdom) alongside Tom Holland and Daisy Ridley. The book is centered on the only boy in a town of men. He discovers a secret hidden from him and is forced to flee with only his dog, eventually coming upon a strange and silent girl. With […]

Graham Phillips Set To Join RIVERDALE Season 2

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Veronica needs to prepare for a blast from her past with the casting of Graham Phillips (The Good Wife) as her ex-boyfriend. Robert Aguirre-Sacasa Riverdale’s Executive Producer gave us the lowdown “Nick is an old classmate of Veronica’s from New York, and despite his parent-pleasing veneer, he is a wolf in sheep’s clothing: a hard-partying […]

Westworld Season 2 Casting News

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Westworld Season 2 is slowly shaping up and we have news of some of the new faces you’re going to be seeing. The new additions announced are Gustaf Skarsgård, Fares Fares, and Betty Gabriel. Skarsgård will play Karl Strand, described as a white-collar guy comfortable in the field. Fares, who has appeared on the FX series Tyrant and […]

BLACK LIGHTNING Adds Marvin “Krondon” Jones III As Villain

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Marvin “Krondon” Jones is set to join the cast of new CW superhero drama Black Lightning. Jones is set to play villain Tobias Whale a major villain from the Black Lightning mythos. He is an African-American man with albinism who is the leader of Freeland’s most feared gang — The 100. But in the days before Black […]

THE FLASH Casts Sugar Lyn Beard

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The Flash has cast Sugar Lyn Beard (Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates) for a Season 4 appearance. Beard is set to play Rebecca Sharpe who in the comics also goes by Hazard, she is described as perpetually down-on her luck and is convinced her life is cursed — until a freak accident changes everything. With the […]

Joseph Gatt Joins the Cast of Live-Adaptation of ‘Dumbo’ by Tim Burton

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  Deadline confirms Joseph Gatt (Z Nation) has been cast in the live-action adaptation of Dumbo by Tim Burton. He’s joining Colin Farrell, Eva Green, Danny DeVito, Michael Keaton, DeObia Oparei, Nico Parker and Finley Hobbins. You can read the film’s synopsis below: Gatt will play a character named Skellig in a story that follows Holt (Farrell), […]