With the American Film Market getting underway, all sorts of unexpected casting announcements are popping up. In the last day or two these include:
Tom Hardy has been offered the role of “Henry Sturgess” in “Wanted” director Timur Bekmambetov’s period actioneer “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” reports Bloody Disgusting.
Michael Caine, Ray Winstone, Derek Jacobi, Gerard Depardieu and Vinnie Jones are attached to star in “Henry5”, an apocalyptic sci-fi take on Shakespeare’s “Henry the V” from Darclight Films says IndieWire.
Finally, Digital Spy reports that Abigail Breslin is the latest to join Garry Marshall’s upcoming romantic comedy ensemble “New Year’s Eve”.