Virginia Madsen (“Sideways,” “The Haunting in Connecticut”) has joined the indie comedy Father of Invention reports Variety.
The story centers on a humble inventor-turned-egomaniacal billionaire (Kevin Spacey) who loses it all when one of his inventions goes horribly awry.
After eight years in federal prison, he returns to discover his ex-wife (Madsen( has spent his fortune and remarried.
Craig Robinson, Heather Graham, Johnny Knoxville and Camilla Belle also star. Trent Cooper directs and co-wrote the projectwith Jonathan Krane and Nichole Beatty.
Space, Dana Brunetti, Jonathan Krane and Ken Barbet produce. Filming is currently underway.