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Casting: Lohan, Martin, Jones, Helms

By Garth Franklin Wednesday January 22nd 2014 06:12AM
Casting: Lohan, Martin, Jones, Helms

Inconceivable
Lindsay Lohan will produce and star in the psychological thriller "Inconceivable" which begins shooting in March. Randall Emmett will produce.

Announcing the film at Sundance, Lohan describes it as the story of a woman trying to reclaim something she lost, and that she "related to the character in a lot of ways." [Source: NY Daily News]

The Flash
Jesse L. Martin ("Law & Order," "Rent") is set to play Detective West in the "Arrow" spin-off series "The Flash" on The CW. West is an honest police officer and surrogate father to Grant Gustin's Barry Allen. [Source: Digital Spy]

Tribeca
Rashida Jones ("Parks and Recreation") is set to star in TBS' Steve Carell single-camera satirical police procedural pilot "Tribeca".

Jones would play Angie Tribeca, a cut-to-the-chase ten-year veteran of the LAPD's elite RHCU -- Really Heinous Crimes Unit. Carell will direct the pilot and executive produce with his wife Nancy. [Source: The Live Feed]

Captain Underpants
Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, Nick Kroll, Jordan Peele and Thomas Middleditch will provide vocal talents for the animated film adaptation of Dav Pilkey's popular children's book "Captain Underpants" at DreamWorks Animation.

Hart and Middleditch play two mischievous fourth graders whose favorite superhero, Captain Underpants, magically springs to life from a comic. Helms voices the boys' power-mad principal, Mr. Krupp, Peele plays their geeky nemesis Melvin, and Kroll is supervillain Professor Poopypants. [Source: THR]

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