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The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Uk&world Update -

PIXIE LOTT is set to make her film de­but, play­ing Mary in a com­edy about the Na­tiv­ity story. The Mama Do singer has been cast along­side BeTTe MI­Dler in PETER HE­WITT’s Sweet Baby Je­sus, Va­ri­ety re­ports. SAM ROCK­Well has been ru­moured to be play­ing a hippy called Joe who, along with Mary, trav­els to the town of Beth­le­hem, Mary­land to visit Mary’s mother for Christ­mas. Mary then re­veals she’s preg­nant, but not by Joe, and the cou­ple stay at a guest­house owned by a woman called Eleanor, played by Mi­dler. The film, which will be set in the 1970s, will be shot in Mary­land and Ire­land this sum­mer. NINA DO­BREV has been cast along­side

KELLlAN LUTZ and SA­MUEL L JACK­SON in Deathgames. The ac­tress, who plays Elena in ITV2’s The Vam­pire Di­aries, will play the wife of Lutz’s char­ac­ter, who is kid­napped and forced to fight in a mod­ern­day glad­i­a­tor arena where men fight for the en­ter­tain­ment of peo­ple on­line, Heat Vi­sion Blog re­ports. Jack­son plays the or­gan­iser of the games, and Dex­ter star

JAMES RE­MAR and Fri­day The 13th ac­tor

JA­SON VORHEES have also been cast. The in­die ac­tion film is due to start shoot­ing in Louisiana.

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