Casting: Now Is Good, Rapturepalooza, Glutton

Now Is Good
Olivia Williams, Paddy Considine and Jeremy Irvine have all joined the cast of Ol Parker’s drama “Now Is Good” for BBC Films.

The story deals with a girl dying of leukemia who puts together a list of what she wants to achieve before she dies, the top choice being to lose her virginity. [Source: Screen Daily]

Thomas Lennon, Rob Huebel and Rob Corddry have joined Paul Middleditch’s low-budget comedy “Rapturepalooza” for Lionsgate.

Anna Kendrick and John Francis Daley star in the post-apocalyptic comedy as two smart-mouthed teens who battle their way through the fallout of a religious apocalypse in order to defeat the Antichrist (Craig Robinson).

Corddry is set to play Daley’s father, who works as one of Robinson’s security guards. [Source: Variety]

“ER” star Abraham Benrubi is set to star as a 1,200-pound man in David Arquette’s 3D psychological thriller “Glutton” for Remember Dreaming Productions.

Benrubi will play Jethro, a bedridden man who is forced to save his sister’s life. Kenny Yakkel penned the script. [Source: Variety]