“Bicentennial Man’s” Wendy Crewson will play Arnold Schwarzenegger’s wife in Roger Spottiswoode’s futuristic actioner “The Sixth Day.”
Crewson recently wrapped “What Lies Beneath” with Harrison Ford and Michelle Pfeiffer and will next appear in Sullivan Entertainment’s “The Piano Man’s Daughter” for producer Whoopi Goldberg. The actress is repped by Mark Teitelbaum of Somers Teitelbaum David.
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Par’s “Save the Last Dance” has added Terry Kinney as the father of a teenager (Julia Stiles) involved in an interracial romance.
Kinney, who is a co-founder of the Steppenwolf Theater Company, is also preparing to direct the legit company’s “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” starring Gary Sinise. The multihyphenate has recently completed lensing on Terence Davies’ Edith Wharton adaptation “The House of Mirth” opposite Gillian Anderson and Laura Linney. Past acting credits include WB’s “Sleepers” and Par’s “The Firm.” He is repped by Larry Taube and Lindsay Porter of the Gersh Agency.
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Anthony DeSando (“Kiss Me, Guido”) has joined the cast of George Zaloom’s “The Whole Shebang.”
De Sando, who appeared in the indie “Party Girl,” has been at work on the small screen as well, having lensed roles for “The Sopranos,” “Sex and the City” and “NYPD Blue.” He is repped by the Gersh Agency’s Larry Taube and Rhonda Price.