According to Variety, Frank Langella and Lauren Ambrose will topline the indie pic Starting out in the Evening, to be helmed by Andrew Wagner.

The picture is a bigscreen adaptation of the novel by Brian Morton.

Adrian Lester will also star in the project, which follows a writer whose world is shaken when an ambitious grad student convinces him that she can use her thesis to bring him back into the lit world spotlight.

Cinetic Media head John Sloss is exec producing the pic, which was adapted by Wagner with Fred Parnes.

The film is skedded to begin lensing February 6th.