G.I. Joe 2: Retaliation
Walton Goggins (“Justified,” “Cowboys and Aliens”) is set to play Warden Nigel James in Jon Chu’s action sequel “G.I. Joe 2: Retaliation” in Paramount Pictures.
Shooting begins later this month in New Orleans. [Source: Variety]
The Hatfields and McCoys
Bill Paxton has scored the second lead role opposite Kevin Costner in History’s miniseries “The Hatfields and McCoys” about America’s most infamous family feud.
Kevin Reynolds (“Red Dawn”) has signed on to direct the mini. Paxton will play Randall McCoy. [Source: Deadline]
Nolan Gerald Funk (“House at the End of the Street”) has joined the cast of Olatunde Osunsanmi’s indie thriller “Evidence” at Marc Platt and Bold Films.
John Swetnam penned the story which revolves around a detective who hunts down a killer using video footage shot by the victims of a massacre at an abandoned gas station. Shooting begins this month in Los Angeles. [Source: full details]
Rosemarie DeWitt has joined the cast of Akiva Schaffer’s upcoming sci-fi comedy “Neighborhood Watch” at 20th Century Fox.
DeWitt will play the wife of Ben Stiller’s character in the comedy about a secret get together of suburban dads who uncover a plot to destroy the world. [Source: full details]