The Big White: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Alison Lohman and Tim Blake Nelson have joined the cast of The Big White a dark comedy starring Robin Williams that Mark Mylod is directing. Holly Hunter, Giovanni Ribisi and James Woods have already been cast in the indie feature.
Filming is set to start Monday in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and the Yukon.
Williams will play an Alaskan travel agent with a deranged wife (Hunter). The travel agent thinks he has found the answer to his financial problems in the form of a frozen body in the garbage bin behind his office and pretends that it's his long-missing brother. Lohman will play the girlfriend of the insurance agent (Ribisi) investigating the case, while Nelson will play a low-level gangster trying to recover the dead body.