Vera Drake's Imelda Staunton will star opposite Hilary Swank in Freedom Writers, a true story about a gang-infested Long Beach, Calif., high school.... Robert De Niro is attached to star in a film adaptation of The Winter of Frankie Machine, playing a retired mafia hit man who gets pulled back in the business.... Mandy Moore will play Diane Keaton's daughter in Because I Said So.... The Office's Rainn Wilson has joined the cast of Super Ex, a comedy starring Uma Thurman as a superhero who uses her powers to torment the boyfriend (Luke Wilson) who dumped her. As if all women didn't have those superpowers!