A week before launch, Patrick Schwarzenegger (“Stuck In Love,” “Grown Ups 2”) has joined the cast of FOX’s “Scream Queens” horror comedy series.
Series creator Ryan Murphy made the announcement but stayed quiet on character details beyond him playing a relative of an existing cast member. He will first appear in an episode in November. [Source: Twitter]
Thomas Jane is in talks to join “Proxy” director Zack Parker’s independent thriller “Inversion” which begins shooting next spring/early summer in Chicago.
The story follows two polar opposite guys who are connected by their mutual desire for change. As their lives intersect, they question whether they’re searching for a change in life or a change in themselves. [Source: Deadline]
Stand-up comedian Katt Williams will join Ed Helms, Owen Wilson, Ving Rhames, J.K. Simmons and Terry Bradshaw in the Larry Sher-directed comedy “Bastards” for Alcon Entertainment and Warner Bros. Pictures. Filming begins in Atlanta and Miami in September.
Simmons and former pro football player Bradshaw play potential father figures to Wilson and Helms’ characters – brothers whose eccentric mother raised them to believe their father died when they were young. [Source: Twitter]
The Kaiser’s Last Kiss
Janet McTeer, Eddie Marsan, and Ben Daniels have joined the cast of “The Kaiser’s Last Kiss” for Silver Reel and Egoli Tossell Film. Lily James, Jai Courtney and Christopher Plummer also star.
Christopher Plummer plays Kaiser Wilhelm II, the former German leader in this fictional spin on his last days when he’s been exiled to the Netherlands. Set following Germany’s 1940 invasion of Holland, the Kaiser becomes embroiled in an elaborate work of espionage by the Dutch resistance. [Source: Variety]