Lucy Punch ("Hot Fuzz," "Ella Enchanted") has been cast in "Earthbound" for the Film Department says The Hollywood Reporter.
The story follows a woman (KateHudson) who learns she has been stricken with cancer before meeting a new guy (Gael Garcia Bernal).
Punch will play the woman's best friend and advertising agency co-worker.
Nicole Kassell ("The Woodsman") directs from a screenplay by Gren Wells. John Davis, Mark Gill, Robert Katz and Adam Schroeder are producing.
Filming kicks off this month in Louisiana.