Casting Net: Rosamund Pike, Joel Kinnaman co-star in ‘The Bends’


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Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) and Joel Kinnaman (The Killing) are co-starring in The Bends, “a diving adventure” that centers on a mysterious discovery at the bottom of the ocean. The mystery “reopens old issues for an ex-Combat Marine who is working to pay off his debt to the mob.”The film will be produced by Cybill Lui‘s Anova Pictures and directed by Jean Luc Herbulot. [The Hollywood Reporter]

Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Ed Helms, Diane Keaton, Anthony Mackie, Amanda Seyfried, June Squibb, Marisa Tomei and Olivia Wilde have all been cast in an upcoming holiday comedy, tentatively titled Let It Snow. “The story follows the exasperated members of an extended family as they attempt to gather for their annual holiday celebration.” The film has begun shooting in Pittsburgh and will be directed by Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam) from a screenplay written by Steven Rogers (P.S. I Love You). CBS Films is planning a Nov. 13 release date. [Variety]