Casting Couch: Rulin, Reser, Walter

“21-year-old Olesya Rulin, the Russian dancer turned “High School Musical” star has scored a role opposite Jessica Simpson in Steve Miner’s “Major Movie Star.” The actress has gone through army boot camp for the film which is currently in production and will be released early 2008…” (full details)

“Autumn Reeser (TV’s “The OC”) is ready for some blood in “Lost Boys 2: The Tribe,” Warner Premiere’s sequel to the 1987 movie. P.J. Pesce is directing. Reeser will play a girl who, along with her brother, moves to the town of Trinidad, Calif., where she is seduced by the leader of a cult of vampire surfers…” (full details)

“Jessica Walter has joined Luke Wilson and Adriana Barraza in Mark Pellington’s “Henry Poole Is Here” for Lakeshore Entertainment. In the film — which centers on a broken man (Wilson) who believes he is dying and who receives an unexpected miracle in the form of a stain on his wall that resembles the face of Christ — Walter will play Wilson’s mother, who is unaware of her son’s belief and is baffled by his lack of ambition and interest in others…” (full details)