The 9th Life Of Louis Drax
Jamie Dornan ("Fifty Shades Of Grey," "The Fall") has joined the cast of Alex Aja's psychological thriller "The 9th Life Of Louis Drax" at Miramax. Max Minghella makes his screenwriting debut on the project.
The story follows a doctor who is drawn into a mystery surrounding the near-death experience of a young boy. Shooting will commence in October in Vancouver. [Source: Screen]
Legendary comics creator Stan Lee has joined the cast of Kevin Smith's action comedy "Yoga Hosers". Johnny Depp, and both Depp and Smith's teenage daughters star, as does much of the cast of Smith's upcoming horror film "Tusk" and actors like Adam Brody, Natasha Lyonne and Tyler Posey.
The story follows the adventures of two 15-year-old girls from Manitoba who go into battle after an ancient evil returns, teaming with Montreal legend Guy Lapointe (Depp) for a Yoga-infused offense. [Source: Twitter]
Skyler Gisondo and Steele Stebbins are set to play the sons of a now adult Rusty Griswold in the upcoming "Vacation" reboot from New Line. Chris Hemsworth and Charlie Day are also in negotiations to join the film.
The reboot follows Rusty (Ed Helms) who has the perfect surprise for his wife, Debbie (Christina Applegate), and two sons: the cross-country trip of a lifetime, reminiscent of the fun-filled excursion he took as a kid. They're going to Walley World, America's greatest amusement park. [Source: Variety]
Looking for Grace
Richard Roxburgh and Radha Mitchell have taken the lead roles in Sue Brooks' Australian drama "Looking for Grace" which was previously titled "Driving Back From Dubbo". Mitchell replaces the previously announced Miranda Otto.
The story involves a lengthy drive across the wheat country of West Australia, the film is a story of a family pulling in different directions after their 15 year old daughter (Odessa Young) empties the safe and runs away to see her favorite band. [Source: Variety]