Actress set to play Casey Anthony in TV movie recast


Casey Anthony, Virginia Welch & Holly Deveaux

ORLANDO, Fla. - The actress who was set to play Casey Anthony in the upcoming Lifetime bio-picture has been recast.

After a week into filming the movie titled "Prosecuting Casey Anthony," the woman set to play Anthony, Holly Deveaux, is out and actress Virginia Welch is in.

Welch's film credits include "Love Bites," "Confidence Trick" and "Iniquity."

The producers said the movie was not working with Holly as Anthony.

The TV movie, which is being shot in Canada, also stars Rob Lowe as former prosecutor Jeff Ashton and is based on Ashton's book, imperfect justice.