Greer, Bridges, Lillard Seek “Descendants”

Judy Greer, Beau Bridges, Matthew Lillard and Robert Forster have joined the cast of “The Descendants” for Fox Searchlight says The Hollywood Reporter.

Based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings, the story follows an indifferent attorney (George Clooney) forced to get closer to his daughters after his wife is killed in a boating accident off Oahu, Hawaii.

Shailene Woodley, Mary Birdsong, Nick Krause and Amara Miller also star. Alexander Payne (“About Schmidt”) is directing from a script he adapted with Nat Faxon and Jim Rash.

Filming kicks off today in Hawaii.