Casey Anthony: New casting for her in Lifetime movie – The TV Guy – Orlando Sentinel
There’s a new Casey Anthony in “Prosecuting Casey Anthony.”Out is Holly Deveaux.
In is Virginia Welch, Lifetime said, confirming the recasting for the movie. Her film credits include “Love Bites,” “Confidence Trick” and “Iniquity.”
Filming started May 29 in Winnipeg. The TV movie stars Rob Lowe as former prosecutor Jeff Ashton and is based on Ashton’s book, “Imperfect Justice.”
Though the movie recounts the Anthony trial, Anthony is not a central figure. The main characters are Ashton, prosecutor Linda Drane Burdick and defense attorney Jose Baez. Elizabeth Mitchell of “Lost” and “V” plays Burdick. Oscar Nunez of “The Office” is portraying Baez.