Casting: Amell, Wasikowska, Lamb, St-Pierre

50 Shades of Grey
Asked about rumors that he’s a contender for the role of Christian Grey, “Arrow” star Stephen Amell says:

“That project is a long way off. I know this, because I had a meeting about it. Long way off. I mean not that long, but not close. I wouldn’t call it long, but I wouldn’t call it close.” [Source: Policymic]

Sils Maria
Mia Wasikowska and Juliette Binoche are set to star in the English-language “Sils Maria” at Arte France Cinema. Olivier Assayas (“Summer Hours,” “Carlos”) helms the project

Binoche plays a famed actress, and Wasikowska plays her assistant. Shooting kicks off this Summer in Germany and Switzerland. [Source: ion Cinema]

Ben Lamb, Ben Lloyd-Hughes and Christian Madsen have joined the cast of the upcoming adaptation of Veronica Roth’s “Divergent” at Summit Entertainment.

Lamb will play Edward, Lloyd-Hughes will play Will and Madsen will play Al. Kate Winslet, Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Zoe Kravitz, Maggie Q, Jai Courtney and Theo James also star. [Source: E! Online]

Captain America: The Winter Soldier
UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre has joined the cast of Anthony and Joe Russo’s upcoming sequel “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” at Marvel Studios.

St-Pierre will play French kickboxer Georges Batroc, aka. Batroc the Leaper, a martial arts master. Shooting kicks off shortly. [Source: Latino Review]