Carla Gugino Turns Righteous

Carla Gugino has joined the cast of Millennium Films $60 million crime drama “Righteous Kill” says The Hollywood Reporter.

Jon Avnet directs the project and Russell Gewirtz wrote the screenplay which has Robert De Niro and Al Pacino playing New York cops chasing a serial killer.

Gugino has been cast as the female lead, a crime-scene investigator with a dark personal life who enters into a relationship with De Niro’s character.

Gugino also recently signed on to the ensemble cast of the “Watchmen” comic adaptation.