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Casting: Elgort, Kidman, Tennant, Isaac

By Garth Franklin Sunday May 12th 2013 07:14AM
Casting: Elgort, Kidman, Tennant, Isaac

The Fault in Our Stars
Ansel Elgort will re-team with his "Divergent" co-star Shailene Woodley on Josh Boone's adaptation of John Green's book "The Fault in Our Stars" at 20th Century Fox.

The story follows two young cancer patients who fall for each other during treatment. Elgort plays a former basketball player who lost his leg and meets Woodley’s character in a cancer support group. [Source: Variety]

Reconstructing Amelia
Nicole Kidman is set to star in the film adaptation of Kimberly McCreight's debut novel "Reconstructing Amelia" for HBO Films.

Kidman play a workaholic single mother who examines events leading up to her teenage daughter's apparent suicide. [Source: Digital Spy]

What We Did On Our Holiday
Rosamund Pike, David Tennant and Billy Connolly are set to join Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin's new comedy "What We Did On Our Holiday".

The story follows a couple experiencing marital strife as they travel from their home "down South" to visit relatives in Scotland. [Source: The Belfast Telegraph]

Escobar Biopic
Oscar Isaac will star as Colombian drug cartel kingpin Pablo Escobar in a new biopic of Escobar that Brad Furman ("The Lincoln Lawyer") will helm for Relativity Media.

Matt Aldrich penned the script, and filming begins in September in Colombia. [Source: Deadline]

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