Elizabeth Perkins: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Elizabeth Perkins is peaking in this summer, lensing three back-to-back feature films. The actress recently finished a role opposite Diane Lane and Donald Sutherland in Lions Gate Films' Fierce People for helmer Griffin Dunne, signed on for a role in DreamWorks' The Ring 2 and is part of the ensemble cast of the indie Kids in America.

In "Ring 2," Perkins joins Naomi Watts, Simon Baker and Sissy Spacek. Hideo Nakata is directing, with Perkins playing a psychologist.

Brian B.