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Casting: Millers, Day, Percy, Human, 42

By Garth Franklin Monday April 9th 2012 07:11PM

We're the Millers
"Horrible Bosses" co-stars Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis are in talks to join Rawson Marshall Thurber's long-gestating comedy "We're the Millers" at New Line.

The dysfunctional family road-trip movie centers on a drug dealer who creates a fake family to help him pull off one last job that entails bringing 1,400 pounds of marijuana from Mexico into the United States. [Source: Risky Biz Blog]

Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Steve Carell is currently in talks to star in Lisa Cholodenko's adaptation of Judith Viorst's novel "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day".

The story follows a young boy who is experiencing the worst 24 hours of his life. [Source: Deadline]

Percy Jackson and The Olympians: The Sea of Monsters
"The Hunger Games" actress Leven Rambin has signed for Fox's "Percy Jackson and The Olympians: The Sea of Monsters" opposite Logan Lerman.

Rambin will play Clarisse, daughter of Ares and a skilled warrior. Shooting kicks off next week in Vancouver. [Source: Variety]

The Human Centipede Part III
Udo Kier is being pursued by Tom Six to star in "The Human Centipede 3: Final Sequence". This news comes after a legal dispute between original star Dieter Laser and Six. [Source: Dread Central]

42
Ryan Merriman has joined the cast of Brian Helegeland's Jackie Robinson biopic "42" at Legendary Pictures which explores the life of the first African-American to play in baseball's major leagues.

Merriman will play Dixie Walker, the Dodgers right fielder who opposes his new teammate at first but becomes his supporter. Harrison Ford and Chadwick Boseman also star. [Source: Variety]

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