Casting Call



Amaury Nolasco is suiting up for Screen Gems' crime thriller "Armored," being directed by Nimrod Antal. The story centers on an armored car heist engineered by a driver, played by Matt Dillon. Nolasco plays one of Dillon's thugs and fellow armored car drivers. Nolasco is one of the stars of Fox's "Prison Break" and most recently appeared on the big screen in "Transformers." He is repped by the Kohner Agency and Untitled. … Doris Roberts has joined the cast of 20th Century Fox's "They Came From Upstairs," being directed by John Schultz. Roberts will plays Ashley Tisdale's grandmother in the story centering on a family who defends their Maine summer home after an invasion of aliens. The movie is shooting in New Zealand. "Upstairs" marks the third feature for Roberts since her nine-year run on CBS' "Everybody Loves Raymond," among them the Fox comedy "Grandma's Boy" and Miramax's "Keeping Up With the Steins." She is repped by WMA and manager Michael Cannata. … Kimberly Nixon has booked a lead role in the U.K. feature "Easy Virtue," starring Colin Firth and Jessica Biel. Nixon will play Firth's precocious daughter who becomes enthralled with Biel. The Welsh actress recently starred in the BBC miniseries "The Cranford Chronicles" opposite Judi Dench and Michael Gambon and has Working Title's "Wild Child" and Paramount's "Angus, Thongs and Full Frontal Snogging" in the can. Nixon is repped by Ken McReddie & Associates in the U.K. and Principal Entertainment in the U.S. … Ashley Greene has landed a role in "Twilight," Summit Entertainment's adaptation of the popular vampire romance book series by Stephanie Meyer. Catherine Hardwicke is directing. Greene will play a vampire named Alice Cullen. Greene appeared on MyNetworkTV's "Desire" and has "Radio Free Albemuth" in the can. She is repped by Innovative and Gang, Tyre, Ramer & Brown. … Chloe Moretz has a string on her finger for "Not Forgotten," a thriller being directed by Dror Soref. Moretz will play the kidnapped daughter of Simon Baker and Paz Vega, a couple who must face their past in order to save their child. Moretz recently appeared in Lionsgate's "The Eye" opposite Jessica Alba and appears on ABC's "Dirty Sexy Money." Her other film credits include "Big Momma's House 2" and "The Amityville Horror." She is repped by Innovative and 3 Arts Entertainment. … Olivia Munn ("Beyond the Break") has joined the cast of "Slammin' Salmon," the newest film from the Broken Lizard comedy troupe. The film centers on a restaurant owner who orders his waiters to bring in $20,000 in one night. Munn will play Samara, a customer who makes it difficult for the waiters to complete their assigned task. Munn also will appear in the upcoming "Big Stan" opposite Rob Schneider and "Insanitarium" opposite Jesse Metcalfe. She is repped by Mosaic and APA.