Logan Marshall-Green (Prometheus) has joined director Sophie Barthes’ Madame Bovary along with Cesar-nominated Olivier Gourmet and Downton Abbey‘s Laura Carmichael. The Occupant Entertainment-produced adaptation also stars Mia Wasikowska, Ezra Miller, Paul Giamatti, Rhys Ifans, and Henry Lloyd-Hughes and begins production this week in Normandy, France. Rose Barrenche and Barthes scripted from Gustave Flaubert’s classic novel about Emma (Wasikowska), who escapes her small-town life through marriage to a doctor and indulges in a string of adulterous affairs, with tragic consequences. Marshall-Green will play the Marquis, with Gourmet as Monsieur Roualt and Carmichael playing Henrietta. Marshall-Green is repped by CAA and 3 Arts Entertainment; Gourmet is repped by Artmedia; and Carmichael is repped by Curtis Brown Group and Untitled Entertainment.
Sterling Beaumon (Red Widow, The Pretty One) has been cast in indie comedy Senior Project, directed by Nadine Truong. Beaumon joins Venessa Marano in the pic, which is produced by Fabienne Wen from a script by 16-year-old Jeremy Lin, who was discovered through a writers workshop in Hong Kong. Ellie Wen, Stephane Gauger (Saigon Electric), and Yaron Kaplan are also producing. Filming starts this week in LA. Beaumon is repped by APA and Vanguard Management.
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