Category Archives: Casting News

Naomi Watts Set To Star THE WOLF HOUR

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Psychological drama The Wolf Hour has cast Naomi Watts as its star. The Wolf Hour centers on June Leigh (Watts), a cultural icon and activist during the 1960s, now fallen from grace and a shell of her former self. An unseen tormentor begins exploiting her weaknesses and she must face her demons at the height […]

Frank Grillo and Jamie Bell to Star in Film Adaptation of ‘Donnybrook’

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Variety reported, Frank Grillo, Jamie Bell, Margaret Qualley, and James Badge Dale have been cast to star in indie film Donnybrook. It’s the film adaptation of noir novel of the same title by Frank Bill. The production will start filming next week in Cincinnati. Tim Sutton is attached to write and direct. You can read the synopsis of […]

Marsha Thomason Joins THE GOOD DOCTOR

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ABC’s The Good Doctor has cast Marsha Thomason (White Collar) in a guest star role. Thomason is set to play Isabel Barnes, the wife of Marcus Barnes (Hill Harper), the head of surgery at San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital. The Good Doctor has has an extremely strong start at ABC gaining a full season pickup after the […]

Danny Pino Set To Star In MAYANS MC

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Danny Pino (Law and Order SVU) has nabbed a starring role in Mayans MC a pilot spinoff from Sons of Anarchy. Mayans MC is looking at a second pilot after the first one shot was scrapped, leading to a number of casting changes and a roles being added to the drama. Pino’s character, Miguel Galinda, […]

Vanessa Hudgens Joins Comedy SECOND ACT

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Vanessa Hudgens is set to join Jennifer Lopez in romantic comedy Second Act. Lopez will play a big-box store employee who reinvents her life and her lifestyle, and gets the chance to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as a college degree. Hudgens will play a young executive at a consumer […]

Astronaut Drama FIRST MAN Casts Cory Michael Smith

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Corey Michael Smith is set to star in First Man an upcoming astronaut drama from Universal. Smith will play astronaut Roger Chaffee, Chaffee was one of the astronauts in the Apollo program serving as capsule communicator for the Gemini 3 & Gemini 4 missions. In 1967, he died in a fire along with fellow astronauts Virgil (Gus) Grissom and Edward H. White II during […]

ALL ABOUT NINA Casts Mary Elizabeth Winstead & Common As Stars

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All About Nina described as a semi-autobiographical dark comedy has Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Common as its stars. The film follows Nina Geld (Winstead), a bracingly funny and blisteringly provocative stand-up comedian whose career is taking off, but whose personal life is a near-complete disaster. To escape a difficult ex and to prepare for a prospectively […]

THE HUMMINGBIRD PROJECT Casts Michael Mando

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Michael Mando (Better Call Saul) has joined drama The Hummingbird Project from director Kim Nguyen. The film follows New York native cousin, Vincent and Anton, who are players in the high-stakes game of High Frequency Trading, with a dream to build a fiber-optic cable straight between Kansas and New Jersey, making them millions. Mando join a […]

Daniel Bonjour Set To Guest IZOMBIE

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Daniel Bonjour (Walking Dead) is set to guest star in an upcoming episode of iZombie. Bonjour will play Levon, a documentary film maker covering the fallout of the season three finale of the CW drama. At the close of last June’s finale, Chase Graves revealed the truth to the world about zombies, assuring the human […]

Dunkirk Actor Aneurin Barnard Joins ‘The Goldfinch’

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Variety reported, Dunkirk actor Aneurin Barnard has joined the cast of “The Goldfinch.” Barnard will play Boris, one of the key characters. He’s joining Ansel Elgort who’s playing the lead role. John Crowley is attached to direct. The Goldfinch is the Pulitzer-winning book of Donna Tartt. Warner Bros. is set to distribute the film in theaters worldwide.