Hedlund, Mulligan, Clarke Join “Mud Bound”

Garrett Hedlund, Carey Mulligan, Jason Clarke and Jason Mitchell are all in negotiations to star in Dee Rees’ indie drama “Mud Bound” for Macro and Zeal.

Virgil Williams (“Criminal Minds”) penned the screenplay based on Hillary Jordan’s 2008 novel of the same name about a city worker in a WWII-torn country who relocates his family to a failing Mississippi farm and is forced to overcome insurmountable hardships, including his brother’s return from war.

Cassian Elwes, Charles King, Kim Roth, Sally Jo Effenson Chris Lemole, Tim Zajaros and Carl Effenson are producing. No distributor is currently attached.

Source: Variety