Here’s today’s helping of casting news:
- Nicole Kidman (Stoker) is being eyed to replace Naomi Watts as explorer Gertrude Bell in Werner Herzog’s Queen of the Desert.
- Christopher Plummer (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) joins Philip Martin’s heist film, The Forger, starring John Travolta and Tye Sheridan.
- Ben McKenzie (Southland) is set to star in Richard L. Fox’s The Swimmer; Norwegian actors Agnes Kittelsen and Kristoffer Joner also join.
Hit the jump for more on each announcement.