Casting News: Carrie, Stooges, Woods

14-year-old “True Grit” scene stealer Hailee Steinfeld is now being eyed to take on the iconic role of Carrie White for the upcoming remake of Brian De Palma’s 1976 horror classic. [Source: Cinema Blend]

The Three Stooges
“Dreamgirls” star Jennifer Hudson has signed on to play Sister Rosemary in the Farrelly’s upcoming “Three Stooges” movie.

She joins Jane Lynch as Mother Superior and Larry David as Mother Mengele in the comedy featuring Chris Diamantopoulos as Moe, Sean Hayes as Larry and Will Sasso as Curly. [Source: The Belfast Telegraph]

A Walk in the Woods
Nick Nolte has joined the cast of Robert Redford’s long-gestating adaptation of Bill Bryson’s “A Walk in the Woods”.

Nolte would play an old chum of Bill Bryson (Redford) with whom the author decides to walk the Appalachian Trail. [Source: The Los Angeles Times]