Julia Roberts is getting some Oscar-nominated company in her latest film. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Richard Jenkins (The Visitor) has signed on to star alongside Julia Roberts in Eat, Pray, Love.
The film is an adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert's memoir with Ryan Murphy adapting and directing the film. The story will center on Roberts' character, a woman who, after a painful divorce, goes on a worldwide journey to find her true self. Jenkins will play a man who is on a similar journey, who Roberts' character meets in India, although Jenkins' character is said to have a mysterious past.
It was said that the supporting cast will be sport an international look, with the book being primarily set in India, Bali and Italy. No production schedule was released for the film.