Christopher Marquette (“Just Friends”) has been cast as the lead in Mindfire Entertainment’s “Calvin Marshall.” Steve Zahn also stars in the baseball pic. Filming begins in January in New Mexico.

Marquette this year has wrapped indie “American Gun,” with Donald Sutherland, and New Line’s “Alpha Dog,” starring Justin Timberlake. “Alpha Dog” is slated to preem on Sundance’s closing night.

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