Casting Couch: Rockwell, Fillion, Murphy

“Sam Rockwell says that the bushy beard he’s currently sporting is in preparation for his next role in the sci-fi thriller “Moon”. “I’m doing a sci-fi movie where I’m stranded on the moon for three years. That’s why I have the beard” he says. Duncan Jones, son of David Bowie, is helming the project…” (full details)

“Nathan Fillion (“Desperate Housewives,” “Firefly”) has joined Renée Zellweger and Harry Connick Jr. in Universal’s “Chilled in Miami”. The Jonas Elmer-helmed fish-out-of-water comedy, the film centers on a Miami businesswoman who’s transferred to the sticks of Minnesota…” (full details)

“Brittany Murphy begins filming the indie feature “Across the Hall” Wednesday and. The thriller follows a brutal standoff between a young man (Mike Vogel), his fiancee and his best friend (Danny Pino). Dov Davidoff, Brad Greenquist and Guillermo Diaz also star…” (full details)