Casting: Duhamel, Stewart, Paxton, Pryce

Lost in the Sun
Josh Duhamel is set to star in Trey Nelson’s thriller “Lost in the Sun” for Cargo Entertainment. Filming begins in February in Texas.

Duhamel plays a small-time crook who kidnaps a teenage orphan and develops a powerful bond with the youngster as they embark on a string of robberies. [Source: Screen]

Anesthesia
Kristen Stewart, Sam Waterston, Glenn Close, Jessica Hecht, Corey Stoll, Gretchen Mol, Michael K. Williams, Gloria Reuben, Mickey Sumner, and K. Todd Freeman are all set to star in Tim Blake Nelson’s indie drama “Anesthesia.”

The story follows the various stories of New Yorkers whose lives converge after the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor. [Source: Playbill]

If You See Her
Sara Paxton and Janet Montgomery are set to star in Joan Carr-Wiggin’s indie comedy-drama “If You See Her” at Paragraph Pictures.

Montgomery plays a cynical documentary filmmaker who returns to her hometown when her father becomes ill. Her old friend (Paxton) soon pressures her into filming her wedding video, but no one in this town is quite what they seem. [Source: The Wrap]

Dough
Jonathan Pryce, Phil Davis, Ian Hart and Pauline Collins are starring in John Goldschmidt’s dramedy “Dough” which is currently filming in the UK and Hungary.

Pryce plays an old Jewish baker struggling to keep his business afloat until his young apprentice accidentally drops cannabis in the dough and sends sales sky high. [Source: Screen]