News briefs: Friday girl enters Ward; Munn joins Iron Man 2

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Adam-Troy Castro
Dec 14, 2012

Danielle Panabaker (Friday the 13th) will star opposite Amber Heard in The Ward, a psychological horror thriller that John Carpenter is directing for Echo Lake Entertainment and A Bigger Boat, according to The Hollywood Reporter; the story follows a girl (Heard) who is admitted to a psychiatric ward, meets other girls there with distinct personalities and discovers a mysterious girl haunting the halls at night.
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Olivia Munn, host of G4's daily Attack of the Show, has landed roles in Marvel Studios' Iron Man 2 and Fox's Date Night, with Tina Fey and Steve Carrell, Variety reported.
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HBO has cast Allan Hyde as the mysterious missing vampire Godric in the July 19 episode of True Blood, Chicago Tribune TV blogger Maureen Ryan tweeted;
Godric is described as the "oldest vamp" and the "most human."
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Bloody-Disgusting reported that director Ti West (Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever, The House of the Devil) is getting behind the camera for The Haunting in Georgia, Gold Circle Films' sequel to The Haunting in Connecticut.
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