Casting Net: Justin Timberlake and Ben Affleck to make a gamble
• Justin Timberlake is set to star in a movie about yet another new media topic – offshore online gaming. Ben Affleck and Timberlake are both set to star in Runner, Runner. Brad Furman (Lincoln Lawyer) is set to direct. [Deadline]
• The J’s have it. Justified star Joelle Carter will play Sarah Snook’s mother in Jessabelle, the latest horror flick from Saw 3D and Saw VI director Kevin Greutert. The film also stars Mark Webber. [THR]
• Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer, Riki Lindhome and Keegan-Michael Key have been cast in Hell Baby, which stars Rob Corddry and Leslie Bibb. The film begins shooting this week in New Orleans, La. Hell Baby is directed by Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant, who co-wrote Night at the Museum and Reno 911: Miami. It is their co-directing debut.