The cast of Peter Jackson's The Lovely Bones is shaping up quite nicely. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Michael Imperioli has just come aboard the thriller.

Rachel Weisz, Ryan Gosling, Susan Sarandon, Stanley Tucci and newcomer Saoirse Ronan are also starring in the screen adaptation of Alice Sebold's bestselling novel. The film follows an eleven-year-old murder victim who narrates her death from heaven.

Imperioli is playing Len Fenerman, the detective in charge of investigating the girl's demise. A release date for the film has yet to be announced.