Dustin Hoffman and Steve Buscemi have joined the cast of Tom McCarthy’s currently filming, off-beat drama “The Cobbler”.
Adam Sandler plays a shoe repairman in New York who integrates himself into the lives of the people whose footwear he fixes. Dan Stevens and Method Man also star. [Source: The Wrap]
From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series
Robert Patrick, Madison Davenport, Brandon Soo Hoo and Eiza Gonzalez have scored supporting roles in the ten-episode serialized drama series adaptation of “From Dusk Till Dawn” for the El Rey Network.
The first three will play the Fuller family, while Gonzalez plays the stripper Santanico Pandemonium. The quartet join the already announced D.J. Cotrona, Zane Holtz, Jesse Garcia and Don Johnson. [Source: El Rey Network]
The Secret Scripture
Jessica Chastain and Vanessa Redgrave are set to play the younger and older versions of the lead character in a film adaptation of Sebastian Barry’s award winning “The Secret Scripture.” Filming begins next June in Sligo and Wicklow.
Johnny Ferguson (“Gangster No. 1”) penned the story about a hundred-year-old mental patient whose decision to investigate her past shakes loose some troubling memories about her time as a cemetery superintendent during Ireland’s 1922 civil war. [Source: The Playlist]
Max Irons and Samantha Barks have joined the cast of George Mendeluk’s currently shooting love story and family drama “The Devil’s Harvest”.
Set in 1930s Ukraine, the story follows an artist born to Cossack warriors who struggles to win the approval of his family and the love of his life. Tamer Hassan, Aneurin Barnard and Tom Austen also star. [Source: Screen]