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Casting: Therese, Kill, Oblivion, Job, Dork

By Garth Franklin Sunday March 25th 2012 11:12PM
Casting: Therese, Kill, Oblivion, Job, Dork

Therese
Oscar Isaac has been set to star opposite Elizabeth Olsen, Jessica Lange and Tom Felton in Charlie Stratton's "Therese", an adaptation of Emile Zola's novel "Therese Raquin".

Olsen plays a woman trapped in a loveless marriage to her sickly first cousin (Felton), and living with his mother (Lange). She begins an illicit love affair with Camille’s friend Laurent (Isaac) which has tragic consequences. [Source: Deadline]

All You Need Is Kill
Rapper T.I. ("Takers") is set to star in Doug Liman's adaptation of Hiroshi Sakurazaka's Japanese science fiction novel "All You Need is Kill".

Tom Cruise stars in the film which has been in development for some time. [Source: Crunchy Role]

Oblivion
Melissa Leo has joined the cast of Joseph Kosinski's sci-fi epic "Oblivion" starring Tom Cruise which has just begun filming.

Leo’s role hasn’t been revealed yet. Olga Kurylenko, Andrea Riseborough, Morgan Freeman, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Lindsay Clift also star. [Source: Deadline]

Get a Job
"Lost" and "Alcatraz" actor Jorge Garcia has joined the cast of CBS Films' multi-generational comedy "Get a Job."

The story follows four recent college graduates who discover that their lofty expectations and the realities of adulthood are two very different things. [Source: Variety]

King Dork
"Project X" star Thomas Mann is in final negotiations to star in "King Dork" for Gary Sanchez Prods. banner and NALA Films. Keir Gilchrist is being eyed for the other male lead.

Matt Piedmont's film follows best friends and outsiders who bond over their shared love of classic rock and roll, which helps them cope with the agony of getting through high school in 1987. [Source: Variety]

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