Brolin Goes “Adult”? Sturridge Hits “Road”

Josh Brolin is rumoured to be playing the male lead in Jason Reitman’s next film “Young Adult” reports Showbiz 411.

Diablo Cody (“Juno”) penned the script about a divorced writer (Charlize Theron) who returns to her hometown to try to reconnect with her old flame (Brolin) who is now married with children.

Meanwhile in slightly more confirmed matters, rising British actor Tom Sturridge (“Pirate Radio”) has joined the cast of Walter Salles’ adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s novel “On The Road” reports Gossip Cop

The actor joins an impressive cast already assembled for the Beat Generation road trip story, names that include Sam Riley, Garrett Hedlund, Kirsten Dunst, Kristen Stewart, Viggo Mortensen and Amy Adams.

Shooting is currently underway in Montreal and will move to both New Mexico and later New Orleans.