According to Variety, Nick Cassavetes has set Paul Johansson to direct Ashley Judd in Unless That Someone Is You, a script Cassavetes wrote with his late father, indie maverick John Cassavetes. Johansson previously directed the Cassavetes-produced The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie.

This all coming under Cassavetes new production shingle A-Mark Entertainment. A-Mark gets off the ground with Alpha Dog, a Cassavetes-directed murder mystery that has nearly completed production. Bruce Willis, Sharon Stone, Justin Timberlake and Emile Hirsch star in the fact-based story of a drug dealer who masterminded the kidnapping and murder of his rival's teen brother.

Brian B.