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Casting: Mackie, Brie, Baker, Bornheimer

By Garth Franklin Thursday March 20th 2014 11:42PM

Triple Nine
Anthony Mackie ("Captain America: The Winter Soldier," "Pain and Gain") is in negotiations to join John Hillcoat's cop drama "Triple Nine" at Open Road Films alongside Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Kate Winslet, Aaron Paul, Gal Gadot and Teresa Palmer.

The story revolves around a group of corrupt cops who plan a major heist. The term is a police code for when an officer needs immediate assistance. Hillcoat ("Lawless," "The Road") helms from a script by Matt Cook. [Source: Variety]

Sleeping with other People
Alison Brie ("Community") and Adam Scott ("Parks and Recreation") are teaming on Leslye Headland's upcoming comedy "Sleeping With Other People". Brie will replace Kirsten Dunst in the film about which follows a cheater and a womanizer. [Source: Vulture]

The Age of Adaline
Kathy Baker and Amanda Crew have joined the cast of the romantic drama "The Age of Adaline" alongside Blake Lively, Harrison Ford, Ellen Burstyn and Michiel Huisman. Filming begins later this month.

The story follows a young woman who stops aging after recovering from a near-fatal accident. She embarks on a worldwide journey keeping her secret until she meets a man who forever alters her life. [Source: THR]

The D-Train
Kyle Bornheimer ("Family Tools") will play a high school friend of Jack Black and James Marsden's characters in the New Orleans-shot indie comedy "The D-Train".

Black plays a Middle America high school reunion committee chairman who has to do whatever it takes to get the most popular guy from high school, now a failed actor working in commercials (Marsden), to show up to their 20-year reunion. [Source: THR]

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