Casting News: Skarsgard, Okeniyi, Roberts

Fifty Shades of Grey
Alexander Skarsgard has denied recent rumours that he’s been offered a role in the film adaption of E.L. James’ best seller “Fifty Shades of Grey”.

Skarsgard mentioned at the Comic Con panel for “True Blood” that “I haven’t read the book and I haven’t seen a script.” [Source: Deadline]

Spectacular Now & Runner Runner
Nigerian actor Dayo Okeniyi (“The Hunger Games”) has booked roles in the indie coming-of-age drama “The Spectacular Now” and the Ben Affleck starrer “Runner Runner” at New Regency.

‘Now’ centers on a charismatic high school senior who lives only for the moment. In ‘Runner’ he will play a Princeton Ph.D. student in the story of a businessman caught up in the world of offshore online gaming. [Source: Heat Vision]

We’re The Millers
Emma Roberts is in talks to join Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis in the upcoming comedy “We’re the Millers”.

Rawson Thurber helms the story of a 20-year-old runaway (Roberts) who pretends to be the daughter of a couple’s fake family while on a road trip. [Source: Digital Spy]