Michael Imperioli (“The Sopranos”) has joined the cast of Peter Jackson’s “The Lovely Bones” for DreamWorks says The Hollywood Reporter.
Rachel Weisz, Ryan Gosling, Susan Sarandon, Stanley Tucci and newcomer Saoirse Ronan all star in the big-screen version of Alice Sebold’s bestseller.
The story centers on a young girl who is murdered but continues to observe her family on Earth after her death. She witnesses the impact of her demise on her loved ones, while her killer skillfully covers his tracks and prepares to murder again.
Imperioli plays Len Fenerman, the detective in charge of investigating the girl’s death. Shooting begins in October in Pennsylvania and New Zealand.