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Betty White to Play God, Amanda Seyfried Is 'Mortal'

July 13, 2010 (8:38 am) GMT
The comedian is reportedly tapped to play the Lord in 'Oh, God!' remake, while the young star is said being cast as a hostage in an upcoming sci-fi.

and are about to deal with immortality in their upcoming different projects. The 88-year-old actress is said chosen to play the title character in "Oh, God!", while the 24-year-old beauty is cast in "I'm Mortal".

According to Deadline Hollywood, Jerry Weintraub has pitched Warner Bros. an idea about making "Oh, God!", a remake of the 1977 comedy with the same title. Additionally, has been eyed to play the character of a hapless mortal.

In the meantime, Variety reports that Seyfried will portray a hostage in sci-fi "I'm Mortal" which sees a society where no one ages beyond 25. Written and directed by Andrew Niccol, the film will follow a rebel from the ghetto who is forced to go on the run with beautiful hostage after he is falsely accused of murdering a wealthy man. Together, they discover that love is more powerful than all the time in the world.

Betty White is currently starring in TV series "" where she lands a regular role of Elka the house caretaker. As for Amanda Seyfried, she is on board to play in Catherine Hardwicke's "".

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