Casting Net: Reese Witherspoon to live 'Happily Ever After,' plus Pierce Brosnan, more

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• Disney has taken on Happily Ever After, a comedy with a fairy tale twist from Don’t Trust the B—-  creator Nahnatchka Khan. Reese Witherspoon is attached to star in the story that brings us up to date with a prince and princess 10 years after they’ve met in the usually fairy tale way and now have to do some non fairy-tale-type work on their relationship. [THR]

• Only Pierce Brosnan can make a movie about I.T. consultants sounds sexy. He’ll play a book publisher who takes on an I.T. consultant in the aptly named I.T., directed by Stefano Sollima. [Deadline]

• Upcoming Liam Neeson thriller Run All Night has added  Vincent D’OnofrioHolt McCallany, and Beau Knapp to its cast. The film is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra (Unknown) and follows an aging mobster and known hitman (Neeson) who must confront his old boss (Ed Harris) to protect his estranged son (Joel Kinnaman). [THR]

• Entourage star Jerry Ferrara is getting his boxing gloves ready for a role as Arturo Gatti in an upcoming biopic about the two-time world champion fighter who died in 2011. Michael Strahan is producing and Entourage producers Mark Wahlberg and Steve Levinson are teaming up again to exec produce.  [Variety]

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