Casting Net: Jim Carrey, Keanu Reeves join cannibal love story 'The Bad Batch'
- Jim Carrey, Keanu Reeves, Suki Waterhouse and Diego Luna will join Jason Momoa in the cast of Ana Lily Amirpour’s cannibal love story The Bad Batch. The film is set in a post-apocalyptic Texas wasteland where a community of cannibals reside. It is a love story about a cannibal known as Miami Man (Momoa) and his food. Waterhouse will play the female lead Arlen and Luna will play a man named Jimmy. Reeves will play The Dream and Carrey will play The Hermit. [The Wrap]
- Austin Stowell has landed a role in James Franco’s John Steinbeck adaptation In Dubious Battle. The story follows the uprising of fruit pickers in 1930s California. Stowell plays Eddie, the younger boss under Robert Duvall’s character. Together, they attempt to negotiate with the strikers. [Deadline]