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Film Casting: BOURNE IDENTITY 5, IMPERIUM, Channing Tatum is GAMBIT

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The Bourne Identity 5, Imperium, Gambit, and other films have made recent film casting, screenwriting, and director news. These films come from movie studios primarily based in the United States. The castings, screenwriters, and directors are subject to change.

The Happys

Rhys Ward has landed a lead role in the indie movie “The Happys,” which was written and will be directed by Tom Gould and John Serpe

The story follows a 21-year-old girl named Tracy who decides to leave her boyfriend after she catches him having sex with a man. After assessing her limited options, she returns to Mark with a deal — if he agrees to marry her, she’ll forget the incident ever happened. Mark accepts her terms, but neither fully understands the sacrifices they’ll have to make. As their relationship deteriorates, Tracy’s world opens up as she befriends the quirky residents in her Los Feliz, California, neighborhood.

Those residents include troubled recluse Sebastian, former child star Luann, gay magazine reporter Jonathan, handsome food truck worker Ricky and Mark’s hard-charging talent manager, Krista.

As Tracy discovers her sense of self as well as a passion for cooking, she becomes a catalyst for change who helps them all grow and connect in unforeseen ways.

Ward will play Sebastian, who hides from society after being bitten by a poisonous spider. He rents one of Luann’s properties, which is how he crosses paths with Tracy.

What Happened to Monday?

Willem Dafoe has joined the cast of Noomi Rapace-starrer What Happened to Monday? The film…[is] directed by Tommy Wirkola…Marwan Kenzari, Christian Rubeck and Pal Sverre Hagen have also boarded the project

Running Wild

Director Alex Ranarivelo has signed on to helm the drama Running Wild…The film follows a widowed ranch owner who works with ex convicts to rehabilitate the wild horses that wander onto her property. In doing so she saves her ranch, but must confront prejudice, greed, vanity and bureaucracy while learning that helping other living creatures is a great remedy for misfortune.

The script was written by Brian Rudnick (Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of the Dragon God).

Hacksaw Ridge

Vince Vaughn [is moving] to Hacksaw Ridge, the fact-based movie that Mel Gibson is directing

Vaughn will play Sgt. Howell, a non-commissioned officer from Alabama whose job is to make sure the soldiers are ready for battle. Although he tries to instill fear in his soldiers by pushing them to their limits both physically and mentally, it is clear that he really cares about them and will do whatever it takes to keep them alive. Having a member who refuses to shoot and kill the enemy contradicts everything the sergeant has learned about war.

Bourne 5

Tommy Lee Jones (Men In Black; Captain America: The First Avenger) has officially signed on to face-off with Matt Damon (Good Will Hunting) in the upcoming fifth installment of the Bourne franchise…Jones is set to play a high-ranking officer at the CIA, a role akin to ones played by Edward Norton, Chris Cooper, Brian Cox, and David Strathairn in previous installments.

Wonder Woman

Chris Pine has now closed his deal to join the cast of Wonder Woman as…Steve Trevor…his multi-picture deal also includes sequel options…In the comics, Steve and Diana embark on a romantic relationship after he crash lands on Themyscira, and he later becomes the Justice League’s government liason…even after the two have broken up!

All We Had

Stefanie Owen has joined Katie Holmes’ directorial debut, All We Had, set to play the daughter of the main character, portrayed by Holmes…the coming of age story set during the worldwide financial crisis of 2008 concerns a single mother and her teenage daughter, who find a new home and hope for their future when they move to the small town of Grand River, Ohio.

Annabelle Hooper And The Ghosts of Nantucket

Bailee Madison will make her debut as a producer in the film Annabelle Hooper And The Ghosts of Nantucket. The 15-year old will star in the pic as Annabelle Hooper, a budding mystery writer who is constantly on the lookout for her next bestseller. After stumbling upon a potential ghost hunting in her family’s Nantucket vacation home, she enlist the help of her older brother Jake (Robert Capron) and friend Maddi to explore the world of the paranormal in an effort to find the truth behind the Caulfield House’s “White Widow.”

The film will be directed by Paul Serafini


Daniel Radcliffe is…set to take a bite out of crime and terrorism with the lead role in Imperium…Radcliffe will star as a young FBI agent who goes undercover to find and stop white supremacists trying to make a dirty bomb…Short filmmaker Daniel Ragussis makes his feature directorial debut, from a script he cowrote with Michael German.


Channing Tatum has closed his deal to star in 20th Century Fox’s superhero movie “Gambit” [as Remy LeBeau, a.k.a. Gambit]

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