1 May 2013 3:06 PM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Here's today's casting update: Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter series) is set to star in crime-thriller Tokyo Vice for music video/commercials director Anthony Mandler, scripted by playwright Jt Rogers. Naomi Watts (King Kong) and Adam Driver (Girls) are in talks to join Ben Stiller (Zoolander) in the Noah Baumbach-directed midlife crisis comedy, While We're Young. James D'Arcy (Cloud Atlas) and Nina Dobrev (The Vampire Diaries) have joined the Luke Greenfield-directed comedy, Let's Be Cops. Hit the jump for more on each casting announcement. First up from Deadline is word that Radcliffe will take to Tokyo Vice as real-life American reporter Jake Adelstein who covered the crime beat in Tokyo while working at the Yomiuri Shinbun newspaper.  During his tenure there, he went up against the “John Gotti of Japan,"  Yakuza boss Tadamasa Goto.  Based on Adelstein’s memoir detailing the high personal cost and sacrifice of investigating and finally exposing the notorious gangster, »

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