Veep‘s Reid Scott is keeping busy with three film roles while on hiatus from the HBO comedy. (Veep returned last week for a ten-episode third season.) He’s joined Jessica Alba and Lily Rabe in Universal and Blumhouse Productions’ The Veil, about a documentary crew who returns to the site of a cult massacre with the lone survivor. Filming on the Robert Ben Garant-scripted pic, directed by Phil Joanou, is underway in L.A. Scott will also star opposite Blythe Danner in the Brett Haley-helmed dramedy I’ll See You In My Dreams, about a widow struggling to find purpose in her increasingly isolated twilight years. The actor has also been cast in romantic comedy Bad Boys Crazy Girls, from directors Don Argott and Sheena Joyce. Heather Maidat penned the script about two close friends and co-workers who are embarrassingly unlucky in love. Scott will play the bad boy who prompts the pair to try the bad and crazy lifestyle. Tammy Tiehel is producing. Reid is represented by Gersh, Impression Entertainment, and attorney Richard Genow.
John Leguizamo, Lynn Collins & Jim Belushi Cast In ‘The Man On Carrion Road’; Meegan Warner Joins ‘The Veil’
John Leguizamo, Lynn Collins and Jim Belushi have joined the cast of thriller The Man On Carrion Road for director Gonzalo Lopez-Gallego. Patrick Wilson and Ian McShane star in Atlas Independent’s story of a botched Mexican cartel deal in the back roads of a border town that leads to the brutalization of its residents. Production begins April 14. Leguizamo, repped by UTA, Silver Lining Entertainment and Sloane, Offer, Weber and Dern, was in Ride Along and Kick-Ass 2 and next appears in Jon Favreau’s Chef. Collins’ credits include John Carter and X-Men Origins: Wolverine; she is repped by Paradigm and Untitled Entertainment. Belushi, whose recent credits include The Defenders and According To Jim is repped by ICM Partners and Brillstein Entertainment.
Meegan Warner has been cast in horror pic The Veil for Blumhouse Productions and Universal. Jessica Alba, Thomas Jane and Lily Rabe star in the horror pic about the lone survivor of a cult’s mass suicide who returns to the scene with a documentary film crew 30 years later. Warner will play Ann, one of the members of the documentary film crew led by Alba. Shooting begins this month. Warner stars in the AMC spy drama Turn, which premieres Sunday on AMC. She is …