Harper’s Island Star Joins ‘Elm Street’ Cast

Some new A Nightmare on Elm Street casting hit the web today as Katie Cassidy has been cast as “Kris” in the reboot being filmed next month in Chicago, reports Shocktillyoudrop. Cassidy can currently be seen Saturdays in CBS’ murder mystery Harper’s Island and has appeared in films such as Black Christmas and Taken. She’ll join the previous announced Jackie Earle Haley, Kyle Gallner, Thomas Dekker, Rooney Mara and Kellan Lutz in the pic that centers on Freddy Krueger, a serial child molester murdered by angry parents, who returns with a burnt face and a razor glove to terrorize teens in their dreams. New Line Cinema will bring us all new nightmares on April 16, 2010.Katie Cassidy

Source: Shocktillyoudrop