Casting News: Grown, Double, Butler

Grown Ups 2
Cheri Oteri and Nick Swardson have joined Dennis Dugan’s ensemble comedy “Grown Ups 2” at Sony Pictures and Happy Madison.

Swardson will play Rob Schneider’s brother, an alcoholic school bus driver. Oteri will play Adam Sandler’s ex-girlfriend from middle school. [Source: Variety]

The Double
Yasmin Paige, Noah Taylor, Wallace Shawn and James Fox have joined the cast of Richard Ayoade’s comedy “The Double” which kicks off a nine week shoot in London from the weekend.

Mia Wasikowska and Jesse Eisenberg headline the film about an insignificant man driven to near breakdown by the appearance of his doppelganger. [Source: Screen Daily]

The Butler
Jesse Williams (“Cabin in the Woods”) is in negotiations to join Lee Daniels’ historical drama “The Butler”.

The story follows the 20th century through the eyes of a White House staff employee who started work in 1952 and served eight First Families. [Source: Deadline]