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Cannes 2012: Terrence Howard, Jennifer Hudson Join Ensemble Cast Dramedy "Lullaby"

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act May 21, 2012 at 9:34AM

Terrence Howard and Jennifer Hudson are 2 members of an ensemble cast dramedy titled Lullaby; they'll be joined by Garrett Hedlund, Amy Adams, Richard Jenkins, and Jessica Brown Findlay in a project that Radiant Films is shopping to foreign buyers at the Marche du Film in Cannes.
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Terrence Howard and Jennifer Hudson are 2 members of an ensemble cast dramedy titled Lullaby; they'll be joined by Garrett Hedlund, Amy AdamsRichard Jenkins, and Jessica Brown Findlay in a project that Radiant Films is shopping to foreign buyers at the Marche du Film in Cannes.

Acclaimed fine artist Andrew Levitas will be making his feature film directorial debut with Lullaby, directing from his own script.

What's Lullaby about?

Lullaby explores the power of life and the reconnections between loved ones. Estranged from his family, Hedlund's character receives word that his father has chosen to take himself off of life support. What follows is an unexpected journey of love, laughter and forgiveness.

Principal photography is set to begin in June in New York City.

Levitas' paintings have been exhibited worldwide, including in the prestigious Societe Nationale des Beaux-Arts 2008 exhibition in the Louvre. He's also an acclaimed photographer. So, at the very least, I expect his feature film debut will be beautifully shot.

No word on what characters Hudson and Howard are attached to play.

This article is related to: Cannes Film Festival


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