Sarah Shahi has been added to the cast of Johnny Martin’s crime thriller Hangman alongside Al Pacino, Karl Urban, and Brittany Snow. The film follows a homicide detective (Pacino) who teams up with a criminal profiler (Urban) to catch a serial killer whose crimes are inspired by the children’s game Hangman. Shahi will play police Captain Lisa Watson. Patriot Pictures and Union Patriot Capital Management’s Michael Mendelsohn produces with Cheyenne Enterprises’ Arnold Rifkin. Union Patriot Capital is also financing the project. Etchie Stroh is exe producing. Shahi’s credits include Fairly Legal, Person of Interest, Ray Donovan, and The Sopranos. She is repped by CAA, McKeon/Myones Entertainment, and Meyer & Downs.
Getaway Girls, the upcoming indie film, has filled out its cast with Scout Taylor Compton (Halloween), Landry Allbright (Feral), Jaclyn Betham (The Haves And Have Nots), Lane Caudell, and Lane Toran (Hey Arnold) who is also making his directorial debut. The thriller follows Tamara Miller as she plans a weekend lake getaway with her two best friends. When Tamara gets kidnapped by a backwoods cult, eerie and unexplained occurrences arise. Jaclyn Betham, Liz Zwiebel and Erin Naifeh serve as producers. Betham and Toran, who are repped by People Store and LA management, penned the script. Compton and Allbright are repped by Luber Rocklin and Gersh.