Casting News: Klein, Pena, Gosling, Justice

American Reunion
Chris Klein has officially signed on for the sequel “American Reunion” to reprise his role as Chris “Oz” Ostreicher reports People.

He joins confirmed cast members Jason Biggs, Sean William Scott, Eugene Levy and Alyson Hannigan. Other actors are still in talks to return.

End of Watch
Michael Pena (“Crash”) is in negotiations to join David Ayer’s gritty cop drama “End of Watch” reports Variety.

The story chronicles the friendship between two longtime partners with Jake Gyllenhaal playing one of the leads. Ayer has also penned the script and will produce along with John Lesher.

The Long Ranger
A rep for Ryan Gosling has confirmed to EW that the actor will NOT be playing the title character in Disney’s “The Lone Ranger” film adaptation.

First Time
Nickelodeon star Victoria Justice has been cast in Jon Kasdan’s teen romancer “The First Time” reports Variety.

The story follows two high school students (Britt Robertson and Dylan O’Brien) over the first weekend of a blossoming relationship. Justice will play a beautiful teen who’s the girl of the lead guy’s dreams, though she considers them to be strictly friends.

James Frecheville (“Animal Kingdom”), Craig Roberts (“Submarine”), Joshua Malina, Halston Sage, Maggie Jones and Adam Sevani also star. Shooting kicks off later this month.