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Casting: Pine, Franco, Roberts, Schoenarts

By Garth Franklin Wednesday January 29th 2014 05:20PM
Casting: Pine, Franco, Roberts, Schoenarts

The Line
Chris Pine is set to star in David Gordon Green's new thriller "The Line" with on board to direct.

Pine would play a border patrol agent who recently lost his family. He soon goes on the run with a boy whose family was recently killed by a cartel, with both sides of the law in pursuit. [Source: Variety]

Sausage Party
Seth Rogen, James Franco, Kristen Wiig, Edward Norton, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, David Krumholtz and Nick Kroll will lead the voice cast of the raunchy R-rated animated comedy "Sausage Party" at Sony Pictures and Annapurna Pictures.

Rogen and Evan Goldberg wrote the script with Kyle Hunter and Ariel Shaffir. The story follows a sausage who falls out of his shopping cart and teams up with some new friends to embark on a perilous journey through the supermarket and return to their aisles before the Fourth of July sale. [Source: The Wrap]

For The Dogs
Emma Roberts will replace Hailee Steinfeld as the female lead opposite Sam Worthington in Jonathan Mostow's action thriller "For The Dogs".

Based on the Kevin Wignall novel, Worthington plays a solitary assassin desperately trying to seek peace and resolution. He agrees to help a young woman (Roberts) get revenge on her family's killers, unleashing events that ultimately stoke her thirst for vengeance. [Source: Deadline]

Galveston
Matthias Schoenaerts ("Rust and Bone") is set to star in Janus Metz's thriller "Galveston" for Jean Doumanian Productions. Filming aims to begin this spring.

Based on "True Detectiuve" creator Nic Pizzolatto's novel, the story follows a man is diagnosed with a terminal illness the same day he discovers his boss wants to kill him. [Source: Screen]

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