Fox's 'Dragonball' on casting roll
EmptyEmmy Rossum has joined the cast of 20th Century Fox's live-action adaptation of the popular Japanese comic "Dragonball."
Also coming aboard the film are Eriko Tamura (NBC's "Heroes"), who will play Mai, and newcomer Joon Park, who will play bad boy Yamcha.
Rossum, who starred in "The Phantom of the Opera," joins a cast that includes Justin Chatwin, James Marsters and Jamie Chung.
The sci-fi adventure is being directed by James Wong. Stephen Chow, the filmmaker behind "Kung Fu Hustle" and "Shaolin Soccer," is producing.
Rossum's credits include "Poseidon," "Mystic River" and "The Day After Tomorrow." She recently released the album "Inside Out" on Geffen Records and has several Christmas songs available on iTunes.
Rossum is repped by CAA and Benderspink.
Tamura is repped by McKeon-Myones Entertainment and the law firm of Jackoway Tyerman.
Park is a former member of the Korean pop group G.O.D., one of the top selling bands in Asia. His credits include the upcoming film "Speed Racer," where he plays a Yakuza driver. He is repped by Essential Talent Management in Los Angeles and JYP Entertainment in Korea.