“Magic Mike” star Alex Pettyfer is in final negotiations to play Kristen Stewart’s on-screen boyfriend in Nick Cassavetes’ “Cali” which begins shooting later this Summer.
The story centers on a San Fernando Valley couple who decide to fake the girl’s death by making a snuff film and skipping town with loads of cash. Years later, she returns home to save her younger sister. [Source: Variety]
Dean Norris, best known for playing the brother-in-law to Bryan Cranston’s Walter White character in “Breaking Bad”, has joined Ridley Scott’s “The Counselor”.
Olympus Has Fallen
Tory Kittles (“The Sapphires”) has joined the cast of the White House-set action thriller “Olympus Has Fallen” at Nu Image/Millennium.
Gerard Butler plays an unlikely Secret Service agent trying to stop Korean terrorists who have taken over the White House and take the president (Aaron Eckhart) hostage. Kittles will play a member of the President’s security details. [Source: Heat Vision]
In with the Outlaws
Brendan Fraser and Annabelle Wallis are set to star in Andrew Morahan’s wild-west comedy “In with the Outlaws” which will be shot at the Shepperton Studios in the UK from September.
The story follows a sheriff and his troupe of hapless sidekicks trying to rid their hometown of the sheriff’s own notorious outlaw family. [Source: Screen Daily]