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Cast Updates - August 23, 2008

August 23rd, 2008

This week's round of new casting information contains updates for Extract, Gnomeo and Juliet, My Life in Ruins, and more!

New Appearances:

David Bowie, Liam Aiken, Lisa Kudrow as Karen Burton, Vanessa Hudgens as Sam in Bandslam

J.K. Simmons in Burn After Reading

Bill Hader in Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Lizzy Caplan as Marla in Crossing Over

Ben Affleck, Clifton Collins, Jr. in Extract

Emily Blunt, James McAvoy in Gnomeo and Juliet

Max Minghella in How to Lose Friends & Alienate People

Nicolas Cage in Kick-Ass

Nia Vardalos as Georgia, Rachel Dratch as Kim, Richard Dreyfuss as Irv in My Life in Ruins

Christopher Mintz-Plasse in Role Models

Stephen Lang as Ted in Save Me

Mike White in Smother

Tilda Swinton in Synecdoche, New York

New Directing Jobs:

Disaster Movie - Jason Friedberg

Disaster Movie - Aaron Seltzer

Ghost Town - David Koepp

Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist - Peter Sollett

City of Ember - Gil Kenan

Quarantined - John Erick Dowdle

The Poughkeepsie Tapes - John Erick Dowdle

The Proposal - Anne Fletcher

Soul Men - Malcolm D. Lee

The Day the Earth Stood Still - Scott Derrickson

Seven Pounds - Gabriele Muccino

Yes Man - Peyton Reed

Nothing But the Truth - Rod Lurie

The Spirit - Frank Miller

Sin City 2 - Frank Miller

Hannah Montana - Peter Chelsom

My Life in Ruins - Donald Petrie

Do you have any corrections or additions, let us know by posting them on our forum at Cast Updates

Pim Beers

Source: Variety, Exhibitor Relations and The Hollywood Stock Exchange

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