John Lithgow has signed on to star in Interstellar for director Christopher Nolan. As is the case for every Interstellar casting story, no character details were given.
Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine, Bill Irwin, Casey Affleck, and Mackenzie Foy are confirmed to star in this sci-fi thriller, which is reportedly based on physicist Kip S. Thorne's theory that wormholes actually exist and can be used for time travel.Read More
Actor John Lithgow has joined the political comedy Dog Fight for Warner Bros. and director Jay Roach.
The story centers on two political rivals (Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis) both vying for the same Congressional seat in a small North Carolina district. No character details were given for John Lithgow's role. Jason Sudeikis, Sarah Baker, Brian Cox, and Dylan McDermott also star in Dog Fight.Read More
Meg Ryan, Curtis 50 Cent Jackson, John Lithgow, Joe Anderson and Kat Dennings have boarded writer/director Chris Rossi's ensemble drama Lives of the Saints for BCDF Pictures, according to Variety.
Lives of the Saints tells the intertwining stories of a group of Angelenos seeking redemption for past mistakes, only to find that forgiveness comes from unlikely places.Read More
In a story from Variety, Freida Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire) and John Lithgow have joined Rise of the Apes for 20th Century Fox. This film is a prequel to Planet of the Apes.
John Lithgow will be playing the father of James Franco's character. Pinto will play the part of Caroline, a primatologist.Read More