Casting Net: Aaron Paul to star in Zack Whedon's 'Come and Find Me'
- Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul will star in director and writer Zack Whedon‘s Come And Find Me. A 2012 Black List script, the film follows David (Paul) as he tracks down his missing girlfriend after realizing she is not who she says she is. Production begins next month in Vancouver. [Deadline]
- Benjamin Walker will co-star with Shannon Tarbet, Matthew Broderick and Chloë Sevigny in the upcoming drama Look Away. Tarbet stars as a woman who suffers from “selective blindness,” a disorder which prevents her from being able to see her own mother (Sevigny). Walker will be playing Farmer Smithson, a local psychiatrist with mild Aspergers who treats Tarbet’s character. [Variety]
Jane Levy and Stephen Lang have joined the cast of Fede Alvarez‘s untitled thriller. Dylan Minnette and Daniel Zovatto are set to lead the film, which follows three teens who are skilled at home robberies. But when they break into the home of a reclusive blind man, they end up fighting for their lives against the vengeful man. Lang will portray the blind man and Levy the female lead. The film will begin shooting this summer in Budapest and Detroit. Sony has set the film for an Aug. 26, 2016 release. [The Hollywood Reporter]
Sean Astin, Illeana Douglas, Hana Mae Lee and Josh Brener have all boarded the indie flick Unleashed, to be directed by Finn Taylor (Dream With the Fishes).Kate Micucci, Steve Howey and Justin Chatwin are starring in the film. Micucci will play Emma, a 30-something app designer who moves to San Francisco after being betrayed by her boyfriend. One night Emma’s cat and dog are transformed into two handsome adult men (Howey and Chatwin) who begin to vie for her affections. Shooting begins in San Francisco on July 1.[The Hollywood Reporter]