Tatum O'Neal has joined the indie drama Mr. Sophistication, starring opposite Harry Lennix.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Lennix plays a successful but self-destructive comedian who loses his celebrity status and then gets a last shot at stardom back in Los Angeles years later. O'Neal is the comic's wife and business partner, who helps him beat his drug addiction.

The movie is written and directed by Danny Green.

No production date has been set.