Ernie Hudson, Frances Fisher, Marcia Gay Harden and Julian McMahon will also be featured in George C. Wolfe’s adaptation starring Hilary Swank and Emmy Rossum.
You’re Not You, a drama starring Hilary Swank and Emmy Rossum, has rounded out the major players of its supporting cast as it heads into production this week in Los Angeles.
Emmy winner Loretta Devine, Ernie Hudson, Frances Fisher, Marcia Gay Harden, Ali Larter, Jason Ritter, Julian McMahon and Andrea Savage have joined the production, which is being directed by George C. Wolfe.
The adaptation of the Michelle Wildgen book centers on an aimless and self-absorbed college student (Rossum) whose life is changed when she takes a part-time job caring for a woman (Swank) with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. Josh Duhamel also is already cast.
Devine is playing a fellow ALS patient whom Swank befriends, while Hudson is Devine’s husband.
Fisher will play Swank’s domineering mother, while Harden will play Rossum’s mother. Larter will play Swank’s upscale best friend while Savage another one of her friends.
Meanwhile, Ritter and McMahon will play competing love interests for Rossum’s college student’s heart.
You is being billed as a Daryl Prince Productions in association with Di Novi Pictures and 2S Films. Swank and her 2S Films partner Molly Smith are producing along with Denise Di Novi and Alison Greenspan of DiNovi Pictures.