Casting: Fast 6, Internship, 42, Chelsea

Fast Six
Jason Statham has apparently turned down an offer to star in the upcoming “Fast Six”, the actor was reportedly unable to work out a deal with Universal. [Source: Twitchfilm]

The Internship
First reported two months ago, it Is now confirmed – “Wedding Crashers” stars Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson will reunite on the Shawn Levy comedy “The Internship” at 20th Century Fox

Vaughn and Wilson portray two old school salesmen who to reinvent themselves by becoming interns at a major tech company. Shooting kicks off June 25th. [Source: Deadline]

Brad Beyer and Toby Huss have joined the cast of “42”, Brian Helgeland’s biopic of baseball legend Jackie Robinson at Legendary Pictures.

Beyer will play Kirby Higbe, the Dodgers pitcher and the main proponent of the petition against playing with Robinson. Huss will play Clyde Sukeforth, acoach who played an integral role in scouting and signing Robinson. [Source: Variety]

The Chelsea
Felicity Jones (“Like Crazy”) is attached to star in Nancy Meyers’ ensemble dramedy “The Chelsea”.

All that’s known of Hallie Meyers-Shyer’s script is that it is set in the Chelsea Apartments in New York City. [Source: Deadline]