Jessica McNamee Takes A “Vow”

Australian actress Jessica McNamee (TV’s “Packed to the Rafters,” “The Loved Ones”) has joined the cast of the romantic drama “The Vow” for Screen Gems and Spyglass says The Hollywood Reporter.

The story follows a real-life newlywed New Mexico couple (Rachel McAdams, Channing Tatum) who get in a car crash. The wife is in a coma, where her husband takes care anther.

When she awakes with no memory of her husband and he attempts to win her heart again. McNamee will play Rachel McAdams’ estranged younger sister. Scott Speedman also stars.

Michael Sucsy (HBO’s “Grey Gardens”) is directing and rewriting the script. Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Paul Taublieb and Jonathan Glickman are producing. Shooting begins soon in Toronto.