The cast of Nicole Kassell's new film has just received some high-class talent with two new actresses joining the fold. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Whoopi Goldberg and Kathy Bates have signed onto the cast of Earthbound.

It wasn't clear what roles Goldberg and Bates would be playing in the film, but they join stars Kate Hudson and Gael Garcia Bernal. Rosemarie DeWitt, Lucy Punch, Romany Malco, Steven Weber and Treat Williams also star in the film as well.

Kassell is directing from a script by Gren Wells and the film is currently shooting in New Orleans. No plans for a release date have been revealed as of yet.