Casting Bits: John Malkovich in ‘Siberian Education;’ Clifton Collins Jr. and Wendell Pierce in ‘Parker;’ Daniel Auteuil in ‘The Lookout’
Posted on Tuesday, July 5th, 2011 by Russ Fischer
After the long Fourth of July weekend we don’t have a lot of news on the casting front, but there are a few good stories to share, and they’re all in a similar vein. Today, the theme is crime pictures. After the break you’ll find info on the following:
- John Malkovich is taking the lead in Siberian Education, which chronicles the culture of crime in a small community near the Ukraine.
- Parker, the new screen version of Richard Stark’s classic crime character, gets two supporting players.
- And French film The Lookout casts Daniel Auteuil as a cop out to catch a sharpshooter who ruined a well-laid police plan. Read More »