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Susan Sarandon, David Arquette & Adam Brody Set To Join Rosanna Arquette's 'Hemlock Drive'

Susan Sarandon, David Arquette & Adam Brody Set To Join Rosanna Arquette's 'Hemlock Drive'
After Two Documentaries Under Her Belt, The Actress-Turned-Director Helms Her First Feature Here's an interesting cast for what sounds like a small indie passion project. Adam Brody, Susan Sarandon and David Arquette are all in negotiations to join Rosanna Arquette's feature-length narrative debut, "Hemlock Drive." Written by actresses Jennifer Carta and Mandy Steckelberg and set in a small New England town, the dramedy centers on the Pratt family and an eccentric, once-trendsetting mother (Sarandon) in Connecticut who learns she is dying and brings her three adult children back home for a weekend (Brody is one of the children, but two…
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Susan Sarandon, David Arquette and Adam Brody in Talks for Hemlock Drive

Drama time! And this time we’re here to share the latest news about the upcoming Rosanna Arquette’s (The Pulp Fiction star) project that will be titled Hemlock Drive.

Apparently, some interesting names are being rumored for the roles in the whole thing, and they are Susan Sarandon, Rosanna’s brother David Arquette and Adam Brody. Not bad at all for a directorial debut.

At this moment not much is known about the movie, but we learned that the script comes from Jennifer Carta and Mandy Steckelberg, and that it will center on an eccentric mother in Connecticut who learns she is dying and brings her three adult children back home for a weekend.

As you already guess, Sarandon is in talks to play the mother, Brody is negotiations for the part of Sarandon’s son, while David Arquette is eyeing the role of a man who owns a nearby bar,
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Arquette, Sarandon and Brody like to 'Drive'

Susan Sarandon, David Arquette and Adam Brody are in talks to star in Rosanna Arquette's feature directorial debut "Hemlock Drive."According to Variety, Kristin Holt is producing with Tracey Adam, Sascha Hecks and HDFilms' Jace Hall executive producing.The script, by Jennifer Carta and Mandy Steckelberg, focuses on a dying mother who gets her three children to set up a living funeral for her so that she can reunite her family before she dies.Production is set to begin this September in Louisiana.Rosanna Arquette has directed the documentaries "All We Are Saying" and "Searching for Debra Winger."Sarandon is currently shooting the financial thriller "Arbitrage" with Richard Gere.David Arquette and Adam Brody can be currently seen in "Scream 4."
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Casting Bits: Susan Sarandon in ‘Hemlock Drive;’ Julia Stiles in ‘Between Us;’ Justin Long and More in ‘Lumpy’

Casting Bits: Susan Sarandon in ‘Hemlock Drive;’ Julia Stiles in ‘Between Us;’ Justin Long and More in ‘Lumpy’
Rosanna Arquette is about to make her first dramatic feature, Hemlock Drive, after making a couple of documentaries. The film is "about an eccentric mother in Connecticut who learns she is dying and brings her three adult children back home for a weekend." Part of the plot involves the matriarch getting her kids to throw a living funeral, Get Low style, although it sounds like this is meant to be a bit more funny than the climactic scene in that movie. Now Susan Sarandon is in talks to play the main character, with Adam Brody in talks for one of her kids, and David Arquette negotiating a role as a nearby bar owner. The film, written by Jennifer Carta and Mandy Steckelberg, will shoot in Louisiana in September. [The Wrap [1]] After the break, Julia Stiles and three more join an indie adaptation of a play, and Justin Long is one of several
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Sarandon, Arquette, Brody Visit "Hemlock Drive"

David Arquette, Adam Brody and Susan Sarandon are all set to star in the family drama "Hemlock Drive" for HDFilms and Lex Filmed Entertainment reports Variety.

Rosanna Arquette makes her feature directorial debut on the project about a dying mother who has her adult children host a living funeral.

It's not been specified if the actress/filmmaker would also be appearing on screen alongside her brother David. Jennifer Carta and Mandy Steckelberg wrote the script .

Kristin Holt is producing and shooting kicks off in Louisiana in September.
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Susan Sarandon, David Arquette and Adam Brody Take Hemlock Drive

Susan Sarandon, David Arquette and Adam Brody Take Hemlock Drive
Susan Sarandon, David Arquette and Adam Brody are in talks to star in Rosanna Arquette's feature directorial debut Hemlock Drive.

From a script by Jennifer Carta and Mandy Steckelberg, the story concerns a dying mother who enlists her three grown children to throw her a living funeral in a desperate attempt to unite her family.

Production is scheduled to start this Sept. in Louisiana.
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Susan Sarandon, David Arquette and Adam Brody in Talks for Rosanna Arquette’s Hemlock Drive

A trio of actors are now in negotiations to star in Rosanna Arquette’s next directorial effort. Susan Sarandon, David Arquette and Adam Brody are in talks to star in the dramedy Hemlock Drive. The Wrap reports that the film centers on an eccentric mother in Connecticut who learns she is dying and brings her three adult children back home for a weekend. Sarandon is in talks to play the mother, while David Arquette is eyeing the role of a man who owns a nearby bar. Brody is negotiations for the part of Sarandon’s son. The script was written by Jennifer Carta and Mandy Steckelberg, and marks the narrative feature directorial debut of Rosanna Arquette, as she previously helmed the documentaries Searching for Debra Winger and All We Are Saying. Given the Terms of Endearment-esque nature of Hemlock Drive’s plot, it’s easy to see Arquette’s attraction to the project.
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Arquette, Brody and Sarandon in Talks for Hemlock Drive

Rosanna Arquette is making her return to the director's chair, with her first feature, Hemlock Drive . Arquette was previously behind the camera on two successful documentaries, Searching for Debra Winger and All We Are Saying . Hemlock Drive , written by Jennifer Carta and Mandy Steckelberg, is about a dying Mother who, in a desperate attempt to unite and bond her family, enlists her three grown children to throw her a living funeral. Jace Hall's production company Hdfilms (ABC series "V," "The Morning After" on Hulu) is working with UK-based, Lex Filmed Entertainment. Kristin Holt is producing, Tracey Adam, Sascha Hecks and Jace Hall are Executive Producers. The film will begin principal photography this September in Louisiana. Producers are in...
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