Universal’s comedy The Nest has added actress Renée Elise Goldsberry in the role of Kim, a longtime friend of Amy Poehler and Tina Fey’s characters who throw one last house party at their parents’ pad. Goldsberry recurs as Assistant DA Geneva Pine on CBS’s The Good Wife and also recently appeared on Fox’s The Following and NBC’s Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. She’s also set to do a stint on the second season of Showtime’s Masters of Sex. Goldsberry is repped by Innovative Artists and Sweet 180.
Glen Powell (Fast Food Nation, Best Friends Forever) has joined the cast of Universal’s Ride Along 2. Ice Cube and Kevin Hart lead the cast of the comedy sequel which is being directed by Tim Story. Pic is produced by Cube and Matt Alvarez for Cubevision alongside Will Packer Productions’ Will Packer and Larry Brezner. Powell next appears in Lionsgate/Millennium’s upcoming The Expendables 3, which hits theaters August 15. He’s repped by Resolution, Untitled and attorney Gregory Slewett of Bloom Hergott Diemer Rosenthal Laviolette Feldman Schenkman & Goodman.