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Casting: Brooks, Middleton, Bisutti, Seydoux

By Garth Franklin Tuesday February 12th 2013 07:07PM

Finding Nemo 2
Albert Brooks has closed a deal to reprise the voice of Marlin in a sequel to "Finding Nemo" at Pixar and Disney Pictures.

As previously reported, co-star Ellen DeGeneres and the original film's director Andrew Stanton is back. [Source: Deadline]

Jupiter Ascending
Tuppence Middleton ("Cleanskin") has joined the cast of Andy and Lana Wachowski's sci-fi epic "Jupiter Ascending." Channing Tatum, Mila Kunis, Eddie Redmayne, Douglas Booth and Sean Bean are also onboard.

The story is set in a time when humans are at the bottom of the evolutionary ladder, follows a woman targeted for assassination by the queen of the universe. [Source: Variety]

Insidious Chapter Two
Danielle Bisutti ("Parks & Recreation," "Last Man Standing") has scored a role in James Wan's "Insidious Chapter 2" joining Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, Lin Shaye and Ty Simpkins.

Wan is directing from a script by Leigh Whannell, who also wrote the first film. Wilson and Byrne return as parents confronting the demons that possess their son. [Source: Variety]

Yves Saint Laurent
French actress Lea Seydoux has been cast as Loulou de la Falaise in Bertrand Bonello's "Yves Saint Laurent" biopic. Olga Kurylenko is rumored to be circling a role.

A flamboyant designer of jewellery and accessories for YSL, she allegedly inspired his see-through blouses. She was also the best friend of the designer (Gaspar Ulliel). Jeremie Renier also stars. [Source: Variety]

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