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'Charlie's Angels' Hires Minka Kelly and Rachael Taylor

January 28, 2011 (2:53 am) GMT
In the remake produced by Sony Pictures TV, Kelly could be the fight and weapon expert while Taylor is the con artist.
'Charlie's Angels' Hires Minka Kelly and Rachael Taylor

It was reported last week that "" casting department has nabbed to portray one of the tough angels. TV Line now comes out with the other two casting news, saying and are in negotiations and are close to strike a deal.

Kelly is the "" alumna who also had a recurring role on "". Her character is yet to be named but it's because producers reportedly tailored it to the actress because they have had her name for quite sometime. In the original plan, Kelly is to play Marisa, "a former U.S. Marine, a weapons expert trained in all forms of hand-to-head combat and a neat freak."

Taylor meanwhile was the sexy computer analyst in the first "" movie. Her character is named Abby who is not only the youngest but also sassiest. TV Line described the character as "the beautiful and privileged daughter of a notorious Wall Street crook who is an expert con artist herself as well as a Krav Maga expert."

"Charlie's Angels" which is co-produced by will feature three new angels living in Miami to battle crimes as private eyes. Robert Wagner has been cast to voice the character Charlie who has never shown his face before. Alfred Gough and Miles Millar are writing the script for the pilot. No clue yet when the filming will start and when it would premiere on ABC.

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