Talent Moves

May 13, 2002  •  Post A Comment

Shirley MacLaine will play cosmetics giant Mary Kay Ash in CBS telefilm “The Battle of Mary Kay” from Alliance Atlantis in association with Turtleback Productions. Ed Gernon will direct. He will also executive produce with Peter Sussman and Howard Meltzer. Ms. MacLaine is repped by ICM. … Jason Priestley, Jeremy Irons and Forest Whitaker will star in “The Fourth Angel,” an original movie for Showtime Networks from Artisan Entertainment. John Irvin will direct. … Penelope Ann Miller will star with Reed Diamond and Andrew Jackson in “Scared Silent,” an original telefilm for Lifetime. … Neil Patrick Harris, Lisa Loeb and Ian Ziering will lend their voices to MTV’s animated “Spider-Man” series. Mr. Harris will play the series’ title character and alter ego Peter Parker. … Candice Bergen will host a reality series for Oxygen called “Candice Checks It Out.” Linda Corradina will executive produce. … Natashia Williams, Kristen Miller and Carlos Jacott have joined the cast of “She Spies,” a syndicated action-drama series from NBC Studios. … Jane Krakowski has signed to star in “The Dog Walker,” an original movie for ABC Family.
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