Cassidy and MacDowell Head for Monte Carlo


Katie Cassidy (upcoming A Nightmare on Elm Street) and Andie MacDowell are joining Selena Gomez and Leighton Meester the comedy Monte Carlo, from Fox 2000 and New Regency.

Cory Monteith has also come on board to play the love interest

Based on the Jules Bass book “Headhunters” by Jules Bass, Monte Carlo tells the story of a girl and her best friend who travel to Paris, accompanied by her future, uptight stepsister. When one of the girls is mistaken for a spoiled British heiress, they are caught up in a whirlwind of attention and find themselves going on a dream vacation to Monte Carlo.

To be directed by Tom Bezucha, the movie starts shooting next month in Monaco, Budapest and Paris. Bezucha wrote the script with April Blair. Nicole Kidman, Denise Di Novi and Alison Greenspan are producing.