Benedict Cumberbatch is starring in a big-screen adaptation, the Jem and the Holograms reboot added two new actors, and the call sheet is filling up for a new male stripper movie — no, not the Magic Mike sequel. The biggest casting news of the week is all right here, so take a look and check back as we update with more big deals!
Adrien Brody will star in Emperor , as 16th century Emperor Charles V.
Aubrey Plaza joined The Driftless Area , alongside Anton Yelchin, Zooey Deschanel , John Hawkes, and Frank Langella. No word yet on who Plaza will play in the love/crime story.
Robert De Niro will star in Bus 757 , an action thriller about a casino card dealer who puts together a crew to rob a bank. De Niro will play "The Pope," the target of the heist.
Michael Jai White and Tyson Beckford will star in Chocolate City , a male stripper movie à la Magic Mike.
Juliette Lewis joined Jem and the Holograms  in an undisclosed role, while Molly Ringwald also signed on .
Adam Scott joined Black Mass , the period crime drama starring Johnny Depp  as Whitey Bulger. Scott will play an FBI agent, alongside Joel Edgerton, Dakota Johnson, Juno Temple, and Jesse Plemons.
Rejoice! Skylar Astin officially joined Pitch Perfect 2 , where he'll reprise his role as Jesse, Beca's (Anna Kendrick ) love interest.
Tye Sheridan, Will Poulter, and Benedict Cumberbatch joined The Yellow Birds , an adaptation of the novel about the Iraq War.