Michael Landes has joined the cast of “The Congress” with Robin Wright. Pic also stars Frances Fisher; Ari Folman is directing. Landes has also recently finished production on “11-11-11″ for writer-director Darren Lynn Bousman.Hugo Becker has landed a recurring role on “Gossip Girl.” He will play Leighton Meister’s love interest during his arc on the show. Becker recently finished shooting “Damsels in Distress” with Greta Gerwig and Adam Brody. Anne Heche, Marcia DeBonis and Alia Shawkat are set to star in “That’s What She Said.” Carrie Preston will direct from a script penned by Kellie Overbey. Pic revolves around two best friends and a mysterious young interloper, who are all on a quest for love, as they undergo a series of misadventures in New York City. Naturi Naughton has landed a lead role in NBC pilot entitled “Playboy” with Amber Heard. Past credits include “Fame” and “Notorious.” Reed Thompson will star in the indie thriller “Amnesia.” Film will also star Luke Breacy, with Bill Berrell helming. Thompson can be seen next in “Moneyball” with Brad Pitt. Noah Lomax is set to star alongside Gerard Butler in the Millennium Films movie “Playing the Field.” Past credits “The Walking Dead” and “Army Wives.”
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