Kate Corbett (Stacey in “Sweet Valkyrie High“) will be Marla Mitchell in the TV movie RULE OF 3, about Alison Whitford (Erin Karpluk), an accomplished career woman who thought she had married the perfect man. Then her husband Dominick (Trevor Hayes) dies suddenly in a car accident during their honeymoon, and it’s soon determined that he was murdered. Alison discovers that Dominick had many secrets, and that she is not the only one mourning him. (If the film’s poster is any indication, the “3” referred to in the title are Marla, Alison, and Kelly Rutherford‘s character Cheryl.) Joris Jarsky (Munin in “Destiny’s Child“) appears in the film as Detective Gabriel Strickland. Directed by Caroline Labrèche, RULE OF 3 has completed filming in Montreal. No release date has been announced.
Corbett also appears in the short film SURROUNDED BY WATER, THE JOAN MORRISSEY STORY, which is set in the 1960s and is based on a true story about Newfoundland music legend Joan Morrissey, who died in 1978. The film was produced, written, and directed by Rhonda Buckley, and premiered at the FIN Atlantic Film Festival in Halifax,Nova Scotia earlier this month.
Emmanuelle Vaugier (Evony Fleurette Marquis) will be Sarah Getz in the comedy EAT WHEATIES!, a film adaptation of Michael Kun’s 2005 novel “The Locklear Letters“. The book is about Sid Straw (played by Tony Hale in the movie), a software salesman who tries to rekindle his acquaintance with former college classmate Heather Locklear (who is not mentioned in the descriptions of the film). His letter requesting an autographed picture begins a sequence of strange events that costs him his job, drains his finances, and generally ruins his life. Ferah Merani (Astrid in “Sleeping Beauty School“) is also in the cast. EAT WHEATIES! is currently filming in Los Angeles.
Vaugier will also be Major Anne Frost in Episode 4.1 of MACGYVER. Season four of the series should premiere on CBS sometime in January.
Erica Deutschman (Milk Maid #1 in “La Fae Époque“) has an as yet unspecified role in the romantic comedy A CHRISTMAS CRUSH which stars Cindy Sampson as Addie, who at Christmastime, wishes for her next door neighbour Sam (Robin Dunne) to fall in love with her. The wish goes wrong and causes her other neighbour, Pete (Chris Violette) to fall in love with her instead. Addie then enlists Sam’s help in repelling Pete’s persistent romantic gestures. A CHRISTMAS CRUSH is directed by Marita Grabiak, who also directed two Season Seven episodes of BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: “Storyteller“, and “End of Days“. The film will premiere in the US on 25 November.
Virna Kim (Waitress in “It’s a Fae, Fae, Fae, Fae World“) is a burn victim in Episode 2.4 of the web series TITANS (based on DC Comics’ “Teen Titans”). The Titans are led by Dick Grayson, Batman’s original Robin. (Bruce Wayne enters the series in season two, as does Wonder Woman’s former protégée, Donna Troy.) A recurring character named Adeline, played by Mayko Nguyen (Delle Seyah Kendry on KILLJOYS) appears for the first time in Episode 2.4, titled “Aqualad” (available on 27 September). New episodes are released Fridays on DC Universe.