“The Fault in Our Stars” actor Nat Wolff will re-team with that film’s director Josh Boone on the upcoming film adaptation of Stephen King’s “The Stand” at Warner Bros. Pictures and CBS Films.
The good versus evil ensemble tale is set after a virus wipes out most of the American population. It features dozens of characters running over many years as it tells of a group of survivors fighting the Antichrist-like Randall Flagg. [Source: THR]
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
Eugenie Bondurant has joined the cast of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2,” the fourth and final installement in “The Hunger Games” film saga.
Bondurant will play the role of Tigris, a woman who underwent surgery to look like more of a feline and is shunned from the Capitol for being too strange. She hides Katniss and her team in her shop while Capitol soldiers search feverishly for them.[Source: FanSided]
NBA Miami Heat star LeBron James and rapper/actor Method Man have both joined the cast of Judd Apatow’s “Trainwreck” at Universal Pictures.
Amy Schumer wrote the screenplay and stars as a young woman who tries to get her life back on the right track. Bill Hader, Brie Larson, Colin Quinn, Vanessa Bayer, Tilda Swinton, John Cena, Mike Birbiglia, Barkhad Abdi and Jon Glaser also star.[Source: Variety]
6 Miranda Drive
Lucy Fry (“Vampire Academy”) and comedian Trian Long-Smith have joined Greg McLean’s microbudget supernatural thriller “6 Miranda Drive” at Blumhouse Productions and Universal Pictures.
Kevin Bacon and Radha Mitchell play the father and mother of a family that returns home from a Grand Canyon vacation with a supernatural entity in tow. Fry plays their bright and introverted teen daughter, Smith a savvy and flirty intern working for Bacon’s character. [Source: Deadline]