Take a look at today’s latest casting news:
- Common (Hell on Wheels) is in negotiations to join Liam Neeson, Ed Harris and Joel Kinnaman in Jaume Collet-Serra’s Run All Night.
- Wes Chatham (The Help) and Elden Henson (Jobs) will star in Francis Lawrence’s The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Parts 1 & 2.
Hit the jump for more on each picture.
First up from Heat Vision is news that Common will join Run All Night. The film “centers on an aging hitman (Neeson) who is forced to take on his brutal former boss (Harris) to protect his estranged son (Kinnaman) and his family.” Common will play a cool, calculated and relentless killer in the employ of Harris’ character.
Earlier today, Lionsgate tweeted the following casting news:
Wes Chatham cast as Castor in @TheHungerGames: Mockingjay Parts 1&2
Elden Henson cast as Pollux in @TheHungerGames: Mockingjay Parts 1&2
And here are some tweets on other recent casting notices for the film:
Mahershala Ali cast as Boggs in @TheHungerGames: Mockingjay Parts 1&2
Patina Miller cast as Commander Paylor in @TheHungerGames: Mockingjay Parts 1&2
Lily Rabe cast as Commander Lyme in @TheHungerGames: Mockingjay Parts 1&2
Lawrence’s next installment in The Hunger Games trilogy, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, opens November 22nd. The concluding chapters of Mockingjay open November 21, 2014, and November 20, 2015.