Casting News: Lewis, Marsan, Moore

Damian Lewis, Jessica Brown-Findlay, Peter Capaldi and Iwan Rheon will star in “Vera” actor turned filmmaker David Leon’s debut feature – the crime thriller “Driven” at Zeitgeist Films.

Shooting kicks off in Newcastle and Northumberland in early 2013 and is based on Leon’s own childhood experiences growing up in the area in the late ’80s and early ’90s. [Source: Screen Daily]

Still Life
Eddie Marsan and Joanne Froggatt will star in Uberto Pasolini’s “Still Life” which begins shooting tomorrow in London and Southeast England.

Marsan plays council worker on his final case of notifying the next of kin for someone who died alone. The story is described as a “poignant, quixotic tale of life, love and the afterlife”. [Source: Screen Daily]

Very Good Girls
Demi Moore will play the mother of one of the characters in Naomi Foner’s “Very Good Girls” which begins shooting in New York next month for Herrick Entertainment and Groundswell Productions.

Dakota Fanning and Elizabeth Olsen play best friends determined to lose their virginity as a rite of passage into the adult world, but when they fall in love with the same boy, the relationship is tested. [Source: Deadline]