Alia Shawkat Cast In “Loves,” “Brass”

Alia Shawkat (“Arrested Development,” “Whip It, “Cedar Rapids”) has joined the cast of Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris’ “He Loves Me” at Fox Searchlight and the indie morality tale “The Brass Teapot” reports Variety.

In ‘Loves’, Shawkat will play Mabel, a cute hipster who has a crush on Paul Dano’s character and is obsessed with one of his literary creations.

‘Brass’ follows a broke young couple who steal a brass teapot that produces cash whenever someone feels pain. Shawkat will play Louise, a friend of Juno Temple’s character.

Raama Mosley is directing ‘Brass’ from a script by Tim Macy.