Here’s today’s casting news:
- John Krasinski (Promised Land) is in talks to join director Cameron Crowe’s untitled romantic comedy. The rest of the all-star cast includes Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Danny McBride, Jay Baruchel, Alec Baldwin and Bill Murray.
- Damian Lewis (Homeland) is nearing a deal to star in writer-director Werner Herzog’s Queen of the Desert, which stars Nicole Kidman as Gertrude Bell, “the iconic explorer, writer, archeologist and attaché for the British Empire, who is credited with helping to catalyze the formation of the Middle East at the dawn of the 20th Century.”
Hit the jump for more on both projects.