Adam B. Vary
June 28, 2012 AT 12:00 PM EDT

• Cee Lo Green will join his fellow judge from The Voice Adam Levine in the music-based drama Can A Song Save Your Life?, playing — brace yourselves now — a famous hip-hop artist. Levine plays the loutish boyfriend of Keira Knightley‘s character, an aspiring musician. Mark Ruffalo, Hailee Steinfeld, and Catherine Keener costar; John Carney (Once) is directing. [Variety]

Shailene Woodley will star in writer-director Gregg Araki‘s indie drama White Bird, about a young woman whose life is thrown into disarray after her mother disappears. [Variety]

• Tommy Lee Jones is finalizing talks to join Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer in Malavita, an action comedy about a mobbed up couple who relocate to France under the witness projection program. Jones would play their F.B.I. minder. Luc Besson (The Professional) will direct, from a script he wrote with Michael Caleo (The Sopranos). [Variety]

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