A pair of casting tidbits from today's movie news...
- National Treasure star Diane Kruger has landed the female lead opposite Dermot Mulroney in the thriller Run for Her Life.
Kruger and Mulroney portray parents who attempt to get a lung transplant for their dying daughter in Mexico. However, after agreeing to the operation, they face an ethical dilemma after discovering that the organs aren't taken from willing donors.
- The original cast of the animated blockbuster Madagascar will be joined by new names such as Bernie Mac and Alec Baldwin in Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, which is scheduled for a November 7 release.