Return To Sender: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Kelly Preston, who starred as the mother in the big-screen adaptation of Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat for Universal/DreamWorks/Imagine Entertainment, is set for the indie drama Return to Sender for helmer Bille August.
Penned by Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, the project will see Preston star as a lawyer fighting to exonerate a woman on death row. As the case unfolds, she begins to question the motives of a man who has befriended her client.
Shooting starts in Denmark before moving to Oklahoma. Other casting is expected to be announced shortly.
The black comedy also stars Ray Romano, Hank Azaria, Famke Janssen, Zooey Deschanel, Debra Winger and Jesse Bradford.