Kristen Stewart (“Twilight”) and Nicholas Hoult (“X-Men: First Class”) are being courted to star in “Breathe In” director Drake Doremus’ next feature “Equals” which aims to begin filming early next year.
Nathan Parker (“Moon”) penned the script is said to be a sci-fi, love story with the pair playing a young couple. [Source: Deadline]
Sienna Miller (“G.I. Joe”) has joined the cast of Ken Scott’s comedy “Business Trip”. Tom Wilkinson and June Diane Raphael also star in the film which is currently shooting in Berlin.
Vince Vaughn plays a struggling Midwestern businessman who takes his team on an eventful cross-country journey in a bid to win a contract. Miller will play a businesswoman. [Source: Deadline]
Get On Up
Lennie James (“The Walking Dead,” “Jericho”) has joined the cast of Tate Taylor’s James Brown biopic “Get On Up” at Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment.
James will play Joseph “Joe” James, the father of the famed musician (played by Chadwick Boseman) who raised him in extreme poverty in Georgia. [Source: Variety]
Michael Stuhlbarg (“Boardwalk Empire”) has joined the cast of “Pawn Sacrifice” at Gail Katz Productions and Material Pictures. Filming is currently underway in Los Angeles.
The true story tale follows the Cold War rivalry between the tormented American chess Grandmaster Bobby Fischer (Tobey Maguire) and world champion Boris Spassky (Liev Schreiber). [Source: Screen]