Octavia Spencer eyeing new Diablo Cody film
Octavia Spencer is in early talks to join the cast of the Untitled Diablo Cody comedy. The actress would join Russell Brand and Julianne Hough, who are starring in the upcoming drama.

The comedy centers on a sheltered young woman (Julianne Hough) who loses her faith after a plane crash and goes to Las Vegas, where she meets an unlikely companion (Russell Brand) who inadvertently helps her find her true self. The actress would play card dealer at a casino on the strip where Russell Brand's character works.

Mandate Pictures will produce and they have not released any other details.