Judy Greer is in talks to reunite with her “Three Kings” and “The Descendants” co-star George Clooney in Brad Bird’s sci-fi feature “Tomorrowland” at Disney Pictures.
Hugh Laurie and Britt Robertson also star in the Damon Lindelof penned film which is being kept top secret. Details of Greer’s role are also under wraps. [Source: Deadline]
The Next Spike Lee Joint
Zaraah Abrahams (“Coronation Street”) has scored the female lead role in Spike Lee’s Kickstarter-backed feature.
The film has raised just over half of the $1.25 million budget so far with two weeks to go. [Source: Kickstarter.com]
Barry Ward, Simone Kirby, Jim Norton, Brian O’Byrne and Andrew Scott have joined the cast of Ken Loach’s Ireland-shot next feature “Jimmy’s Hall”.
Set in 1932, the film follows Irish communist leader James Gralton who returns from a decade in New York to re-open the dance hall he built in 1921. [Source: Screen Daily]
Michael Madsen’s son Christian Madsen will star in upcoming indie drama “Prism”. Brendan Rooney and Cal Robertson penned the script and the latter will direct.
The story follows a young man who reunites with his estranged father 15 years after he disappeared. After discovering that his dad is suffering from amnesia, he sets out on a mission to put back the pieces of his father’s life. [Source: THR]