Leighton Meester to Join Robert Downey Jr. in ‘The Judge’


Leighton Meester will join Robert Downey Jr. in ‘The Judge’.

Leighton Meester

Gossip Girl alum Leighton Meester is in negotiations to join Robert Downey Jr., Vincent D’Onofrio, Robert Duvall, and Vera Farmiga in the WB drama. The Judge follows a lawyer who returns home after his mother’s death only to learn that his estranged father, the town’s judge, is suspected of murder. It’s a major get for Meester whose film credits include comedies Date NightThat’s My Boy, and Going The Distance, the indie drama The Oranges, and Screen Gems’ The Roommate.

Source: Deadline