Holly Hunter has joined the untitled comedy that will serve as Diablo Cody’s directing debut at Mandate Pictures and Lionsgate says Deadline.
Julianne Hough plays a sheltered young woman who loses her faith after a plane crash and heads to Vegas to experience the wild side of life. Hunter will play her conservative and overprotective mother.
Russell Brand and Octavia Spencer also star while Mason Novick is producing. Shooting will kick off next Spring.