Jonathan Patrick Moore has joined the cast of Universal’s “Savages.” He will play Taylor Kitsch’s dad in the pic. He was most recently seen in the Lifetime pic “William and Kate.”

Eileen Davidson has been set to star opposite John Wesley Shipp in the indie drama “Hell and Mr. Fudge.” MacKenzie Astin, Keri Lynn Pratt and Sean McGowen are also set to star. Davidson just wrapped production in the indie thriller “Symphoria.”

Shelby Young has been cast in a recurring role on the new MTV sitcom “This Is Awkward.” She has also been cast in a recurring role in “American Horror Story.” Past credits include “Days of Our Lives” and “Wild Child.”

Francis Rossi and Rick Parfitt of Brit rock band Status Quo are set to have cameos in the laffer about a Quo tribute band “Deeper n’ Down.” Pic will be shot on location in the U.K. and Eastern Europe.