Rob Lurie's political thriller Nothing But the Truth has just cast David Schwimmer in a lead role. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Bob Yari and Marc Frydman are producing the project.

The story revolves around a female newspaper reporter who exposes a CIA agent. She is imprisoned for refusing to reveal her source. Schwimmer will play the woman's husband. He initially supports his wife's decision not to reveal her source, but then comes to regret it later.

Kate Beckinsale, Matt Dillon, Vera Farmiga, Edie Falco and Alan Alda have also been cast in the film. Nothing But the Truth will go before the camera before the end of the year for a 2009 release date.