Casting Couch: Garfield, Abortionists, Snow

“British newcomer Andrew Garfield has landed one of the leads in United Artists ensemble drama “Lions for Lambs.” The Robert Redford-directed film marks theater maven Garfield’s feature film debut, in which he will appear opposite co-stars Redford, Tom Cruise and Meryl Streep…” (full details)

“ThinkFilm has picked up worldwide rights to the provocative, graphic abortion documentary “Lake of Fire,” the first feature from director Tony Kaye since 1998’s “American History X.” The 2 1/2-hour feature takes a stark look at all sides of the abortion debate. “Fire” will be released theatrically in October, with a possible three- to four-hour TV version to follow. Kaye wrote, produced, directed and lensed the self-financed black-and-white film…” (full details)

“Brittany Snow (“John Tucker Must Die”) will play the lead in Screen Gems remake of classic 1980 Jamie Lee Curtis slasher “Prom Night”. The film is set for a February 1st 2008 release…” (full details)