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Casting: Pain, Jonze, Geronimo, Now

By Garth Franklin Thursday February 2nd 2012 02:15AM

Pain and Gain
Ed Harris could be reuniting with his "The Rock" director Michael Bay for the latter's long-gestating crime caper film "Pain and Gain". Harris would play a private investigator.

The story follows a group of boneheaded Miami bodybuilders whose plot to kidnap, rob and murder a wealthy businessman goes off the rails. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is already aboard. [Source: Vulture]

Untitled Spike Jonze Project
Samantha Morton, Amy Adams and Carey Mulligan are all said to be in discussions to star alongside Joaquin Phoenix in a new untitled project for Annapurna Pictures being written and directed by Spike Jonze.

The story deals with a guy who falls in love with the voice of a computer (like the iPhone's Siri). [Source: Deadline]

Code Name: Geronimo
Cam Gigandet, Robert Knepper, William Fichtner, Kathleen Robertson, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Anson Mount, Freddy Rodríguez, Xzibit and Kenneth Miller have all joined the cast of John Stockwell's "Code Name: Geronimo" for Voltage Pictures.

Shooting kicked off this week on the story of the Navy SEAL mission to kill Osama Bin Laden. Tony Mark, Nicolas Chartier and Zev Foreman are producing. [Source: Screen Daily]

Now You See Me
Common says he's joined the cast of the magician heist thriller "Now You See Me" which he'll begin filming shortly.

Jesse Eisenberg, Isla Fisher, Michael Caine and Mark Ruffalo also star. [Source: Movieline]

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