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Jessica Biel to play Vera Miles in 'Psycho' movie

Jessica Biel

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Jessica Biel has joined the cast of Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho, playing actress Vera Miles, EW can confirm. (Deadline initially reported the casting.) Miles played Lila Crane, the heroine of the 1960 horror classic who visits the Bates Motel in search of her missing sister, Janet Leigh’s doomed Marion, to be portrayed by Scarlett Johansson.

Anthony Hopkins plays Hitchcock and Helen Mirren will play the director’s wife, Alma. James D’Arcy (W.E.) is reportedly up for the role of Anthony Perkins.

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