Untitled Pam Grier Project
Pam Grier has joined the cast of a new untitled action thriller for Entertainment One. Grier will also produce the film which Bennie Richburg is scripting.
Grier plays an ex-Homeland Security agent pulled out of retirement to lead a young but highly qualified team of new agents. They are on a trail of homegrown domestic terrorists who have set about to bring anarchy the U.S. heartland. [Source: Eurweb]
Once Upon a Time
"The Originals" actress Alexandra Metz has been cast as the fairy-tale character Rapunzel in the current third season on ABC's "Once Upon a Time".
Metz, currently booked for just one episode, will play the character in the upcoming fourteenth episode. [Source: The Live Feed]
Daren Kagasoff ("The Secret Life Of The American Teenager") has scored the male lead role in Universal and Platinum Dunes' horror film "Ouija" based on the Hasbro board game. Juliet Snowden and Stiles White helm the project.
The story follows a group of teens playing with a Ouija board who make contact with an evil spirit and desperately try to save themselves. Kagasoff plays a handsome boyfriend skeptical about reaching out to their dead friend. [Source: Deadline]
The Inbetweeners Movie 2
Freddie Stroma ("Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince") has joined the cast of the sequel to British TV comedy turned film hit "The Inbetweeners Movie".
Stroma plays Ben, a handsome, rich and entitled prick the 'inbetweener' boys meet on their travels which include Australia this time around. [Source: Deadline]