Casting Call: Dennis Quaid Joins WHAT TO EXPECT, Kevin Pollak, Illeana Douglas, Greg Grunberg and More in CHEZ UPSHAW

     July 18, 2011

dennis-quaid-kevin-pollak-greg-grunberg-illeana-andrews-slice

We’ve got a couple of casting stories for you this evening. First up, Lionsgate announced that Dennis Quaid has joined the ever-growing cast of What to Expect When You’re Expecting. Directed by Kirk Jones, the film tells the stories of four couples going through the ups and downs of pregnancy. Quaid will play the husband of Brooklyn Decker’s character who is expecting twins. Quaid’s character is bent on one-upping his son who is also expecting a little human. The cast now includes Decker, Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lopez, Elizabeth Banks, Anna Kendrick, Chace Crawford, Matthew Morrison, Wendy McLendon-Covey and Rob Huebel. The film opens May 11th, 2012.

Additionally, Kevin Pollak, Illeana Douglas, Greg Grunberg, Molly Sims and Shane Johnson are onboard the dark comedy Chez Upshaw. Written and directed by Bruce Mason, Variety reports that the film centers on a couple who turn their failing Bed and Breakfast into a resort of assisted suicides. Shooting on the indie starts later this month.

Around The Web

Latest News

Aaron Taylor-Johnson Talks AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Spoilers, Joss Whedon, and More

In this spoiler-filled interview, the actor discusses Quicksilver's role, a deleted scene involving Thor on fire, the film's alternate ending, collaborating with Joss Whedon, and more.

RICKI AND THE FLASH Trailer Has Meryl Streep Rocking Out

Jonathan Demme directs the drama from a screenplay by Diablo Cody. Also: Rick Springfield!

HAIL CAESAR! Character Details Revealed: Channing Tatum Is a Wannabe Communist

Dolph Lundgren spills details on his cameo in the new Coen Brothers film and how it ties into Channing Tatum's character.

Writer-Directors Andrew Mogel and Jarrad Paul Talk THE D TRAIN

The filmmakers discuss making the movie in 22 days, the genesis of the story, casting Jack Black, not spoiling the film in the trailer, and more.

Alternate History: What If George Miller’s JUSTICE LEAGUE Wasn’t Cancelled?

If 'Mad Max' director George Miller's 'Justice League' movie not only hadn't been cancelled, but was a huge success, how would that have impacted the superhero movie landscape going forward?

Christoph Waltz to Direct and Star in THE WORST MARRIAGE IN GEORGETOWN

Waltz will direct himself as an eccentric social climber who murders his elderly socialite wife.

SAINT LAURENT: Director Bertrand Bonello Discusses His New Biopic

Bornello talks about staying honest about Yves Saint Laurent's life, finding the right cast, his visual approach the the film, the eclectic score, his next film 'Paris is Happening' and more.

New HUMAN CENTIPEDE 3 Trailer Is Weird, Gross

Which shouldn't really be a surprise, I guess.

STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS: J.J. Abrams Talks Cutting References to Original Trilogy

Don't expect 'Episode VII' to lay the groundwork for future installments quite like an MCU film.

Tuesday TV Ratings: THE FLASH Dips Slightly, AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. Steady

Meanwhile, 'Person of Interest' and 'The Voice' find new lows.

Page 1 of 3,93512345...102030...Last »