Casting: Estella, Wesley, Wilson, Milligan

Veronica Mars: The Movie
Andrea Estella, lead singer of the band Twin Sister, will take on the role of Carrie Bishop in the upcoming “Veronica Mars” movie. At least two of the band’s songs will be featured in the film as well.

“Gossip Girl” star Leighton Meester played the role in two episodes of the show’s first season, but scheduling issues prevented Meester from returning. [Source: The Live Feed]

Paul Wesley, Emmy Rossum, and Ron Perlman have joined the cast of Shawn Christensen’s feature film adaptation of his own Oscar-winning short film “Curfew”.

The follows a man about to commit suicide who pauses when asked to look after his niece. [Source: Deadline]

Rainn Wilson, Alison Pill and Elijah Wood will join Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion’s horror comedy “Cooties”. Shooting begins this week in Los Angeles.

The story centres around a plague that transforms teenagers into violent, mindless monsters. The trio play teachers who find themselves under siege in their school. [Source: Digital Spy]

Me Him Her
Dustin Milligan (“90210”), Luke Bracey (“Monte Carlo”) and Emily Meade (“Young Adult”) have all joined acclaimed scribe Max Landis’ directorial debut “Me Him Her” at Big Beach Films.

Described as a surreal comedy about sexual identity, and how “conceptions of self should be flexible”. Filming begins later this month in Los Angeles. [Source: The Wrap]