Michelle Monaghan Joins “Patriots Day”

Michelle Monaghan has joined the cast of Peter Berg’s Boston Marathon bombing drama “Patriots Day” at CBS Films. Production kicked off today.

The story chronicles the events surrounding the 2013 incident. Monaghan will play Carol Saunders, the wife of lead character Sgt. Tommy Saunders (Mark Wahlberg). John Goodman, J.K. Simmons, Jimmy O. Yang, Vince Curatola and James Colby also star.

Matt Charman penned the script while Wahlberg, Hutch Parker, Dylan Clark, Stephen Levinson, Dorothy Aufiero and Michael Radutzky are producing the film which opens December 21st.

Source: Deadline