Kieran Culkin Is Wright’s “Pilgrim

Kieran Culkin (“Igby Goes Down”) has been cast in Edgar Wright’s “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” says HitFix.

Based on Bryan Lee O’Malley’s popular series of graphic novels, the movie finds the title character (Michael Cera) having to defeat the seven evil ex-boyfriends of his girlfriend (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) in order to win her heart.

Culkin plays Wallace Wells, Pilgrim’s gay roommate who is considered the more responsible of the duo and also know for his pithy observations.

Shooting is scheduled to begin this Spring in Toronto.