Jennifer Grey will join Ben Affleck and Gwyneth Paltrow in Miramax’s “Bounce” from writer-director Don Roos. Pic is about a man who gives up his seat on a doomed airplane, and then falls in love with the widow of the man who took his ticket.
Grey currently stars in the ABC series “It’s Like, You Know …” She is repped by Jason Weinberg Managment.
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Michelle Trachtenberg has been cast in the upcoming CBS vidpic “Cowboy Dad,” opposite Peter Strauss and Mary McDonald. She will play a girl whose fast-paced city life is turned upside down when her mother is killed and she is sent to live with her father in the country.
Trachtenberg starred in Nickelodeon’s “Harriet the Spy” opposite Rosie O’Donnell. She is repped by the Gersh Agency.
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Amy Carlson has joined the cast of CBS’ upcoming cop show “Falcone” as Maggie, the wife of the lead character played by Jason Gedrick. Carlson also will be seen this fall in a recurring role in the new Fox drama “Get Real.” Her past TV credits include Showtime’s “Thanks of a Grateful Nation,” and she earned a daytime Emmy nomination in 1998 for her stint on the NBC soap “Another World.” Carlson is repped by Todd Eisner of Writers & Artists Agency and manager Darris Hatch.
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ABC’s new sitcom “Oh, Grow Up” is the latest port of call for TV series vet Ed Marinaro (“Hill Street Blues,” “Sisters”). He’ll have a recurring role as the owner of a construction firm in the Greenblatt Janollari Studio comedy about three roommates struggling with their arrested development. Marinaro also just wrapped the Showtime telepic “A Gift of Love: The Daniel Huffman Story.” He’s repped by Cynthia Campos-Greenberg of Atlas Entertainment and David Rose and Marnie Sparer of Innovative Artists.