Casting: Pratt, Nolte, Driver, Khodchenkova

Jurassic World
Chris Pratt will officially join Bryce Dallas Howard in the upcoming “Jurassic World” at Universal Pictures.

Ron Howard confirmed the news whilst tweeting a photo from Sunday night’s Golden Globes which showed Chris and Bryce meeting for the first time. [Source: Perez Hilton]

Darren Aronofsky has confirmed that he’s cast Nick Nolte in the role of the watcher Samyaza in his upcoming Biblical epic “Noah”. [Source: Twitter]

“Girls” star Adam Driver is reportedly the newest cast member to join Andrew Garfield and Ken Watanabe in Martin Scorsese’s 17th century Japanese thriller ‘Silence’. Shooting aims to begin next summer. [Source: Showbiz 411]

Lady of Csejte
Russian actress Svetlana Khodchenkova (“The Wolverine”) has scored the title role in Andrei Konst’s historical thriller “Lady of Csejte” at Glacier Films.

The story is based on the life of serial killer Countess Bathory, who killed hundreds of children in 16th century Transylvania. Isabelle Allen also stars. [Source: Variety]