Bill Murray has joined the cast of the upcoming period drama Get Low for the Zanuck Company. According to Variety, Lucas Black has also been added to the cast, which is being headlined by Robert Duvall and Sissy Spacek.
Aaron Schneider is directing the film, with a screenplay by C. Gaby Mitchell and Chris Provenzano. The story is based on the real life tale of Felix "Bush" Breazeale, a Tennessee hermit who decides to plan his own funeral so that he can enjoy it before he dies. Murray and Black will play partners at the funeral home.
Get Low will begin shooting this week in Georgia.