According to

Production Weekly

, Donald Sutherland and Samantha Morton have recently both signed on to play a married couple in Nicholas Roeg's, Puffball.

Production begins in November with the shoot taking place near the Monaghan/Armagh border.

This movie focuses on married couple Liffey (Morton) and Richard (Sutherland) who purchase a broken down cottage along the English countryside. Their relationship is severely strained by awful weather, extramarital affairs and supernatural occurences. The film is an adaptation of Fay Weldon's novel of the same name and the screenplay was adapted by her son, Dan Weldon.