Casting News: Hill, Huntington, Charles

Django Unchained
Jonah Hill has scored a key role in Quentin Tarantino’s “Django Unchained” for The Weinstein Company.

Hill was previously eyed for the role of Scotty Harmony in the project, he’s now playing another and unspecified role. [Source: Deadline]

Mad Max: Fury Road
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley (“Transformers: Dark Of The Moon”) has joined the cast of George Miller’s “Mad Max: Fury Road”.

Huntington-Whiteley will play one of a group of women known as ‘The Five Wives’ in the film.

[Source: Deadline]

All Is By My Side
British actor Ashley Charles will play Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richard in John Ridley’s Jimi Hendrix biopic “All Is By My Side” currently shooting in Dublin.

Hayley Atwell (Captain America) plays Linda Keith, Keith Richards’ girlfriend, who discovered Hendrix performing in a nightclub and claimed to have given Hendrix Richards’ Fender Stratocaster guitar. [Source: The Hollywood Reporter]