Ken Howard has joined the cast of The Judge with Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall. The SAG-AFTRA National Co-President will play Judge Warren in the Warner Bros film. The heartland character presides over the murder trial of Judge Joseph Palmer (Duvall) as he is defended by his cynical and estranged attorney son (Downey). Repped by Greene & Associates Talent Agency, the Emmy-winning actor will also be seen in the upcoming Adult Children of Divorce.

David Krumholtz has also joined The Judge. The actor will play Kattan, a younger prosecutor who challenges the Downey’s character’s sense of right and wrong. Krumholtz can be seen in the upcoming This Is The End with Seth Rogen and James Franco. The independent film Teddy Bears, which he stars opposite Melanie Linsky, premieres this month at The Seattle International Film Festival. Krumholtz is repped by Silver Lining Entertainment and Gersh.

The Terry Loane-directed The Measure Of A Man has added Madisen Beaty to its cast. The actress, who appeared in The Master last year and has a recurring role on ABC Family’s The Fosters, will play the role of Michelle in the film. Measure of a Man examines the summer vacation when chubby and bullied Bobby Mark transforms into a confident young man. The Michelle character is his sister, a girl used to getting attention and her own way. Beaty recently wrapped production on the indie Jamie Marks Is Dead opposite Liv Tyler and Noah Silver. The actress is represented by UTA, Coast to Coast, Schiff Co. and attorney Harris Hartman

Max Ryan has landed the role of Kane in Tokarev with Nicolas Cage and Danny Glover. The actor’s character is a close friend to Cage’s Paul Maguire and aids the reformed crook in finding the Russian mobsters who kidnapped his daughter. Ryan, who had a supporting role in Sex And The City 2, is repped by KLWGN Entertainment.

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