MORE RING 2 CASTINGS
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sissy Spacek has joined Naomi Watts and Simon Baker in the cast of DreamWorks? THE RING 2. This is Spacek's first major genre role since her Oscar-nominated starring turn in CARRIE 28 years ago, though just what part she'll play in the sequel hasn't been reported, as the script and storyline are being kept tightly under wraps. But likely that she will have a minor role in the film.
In addition, according to Variety, 'Everwood' thesp Emily VanCamp is in final negotiations to play the young female lead.
Shooting begins next month under original RINGU director Hideo Nakata for a planned November 18th release.
Courtesy of Bloody Disgusting and Fangoria