S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Coulson himself, actor Clark Gregg, has joined Jason Reitman’s new drama “Labor Day” at Paramount Pictures.
Based on the Joyce Maynard novel, Kate Winslet and Gattlin Griffith play a mother-and-son who meet a stranger (Josh Brolin) and offer him a ride. The man turns out to be an escaped convict who ends up teaching the boy life lessons. James Van Der Beek also stars. [Source: The Hollywood Reporter]
Kellan Lutz (“Twilight”), Nina Dobrev (“The Vampire Diaries”) and Jonathan Daniel Brown (“Project X”) are in negotiations to join John Stockwell’s “Kid Cannabis”.
Based on a 2005 Rolling Stone article, the true tale follows suburban teens from Idaho who built a multimillion-dollar marijuana empire. Shooting kicks off in July in Canada. [Source: Heat Vision]
Susan Sarandon and real-life daughter Eva Amurri Martino are set to appear in Paul Duddridge’s familial drama “Mother’s Day”.
The story follows twelve pairs of mothers and daughters over the course of a Mother’s Day. [Source: The Hollywood Reporter]
Shirley MacLaine is in negotiations to join the cast of “Mother Goose” which will shoot in Arkansas, Poland and Los Angeles.
MacLaine would play the title character, the queen of a magical kingdom in which siblings Jack and Jill try to figure out three riddles that will allow them to return home. [Source: Deadline]