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"Bones" Star Deschanel Adopts A "Family"

By Garth Franklin Tuesday May 4th 2010 11:32AM

"Bones" star Emily Deschanel has joined Anne Renton's indie comedy/drama "The Perfect Family" for Certainty Films reports Bones Daily.

Kathleen Turner plays a devoutly Catholic wife and mother who has been nominated for one of the church's top awards. She goes about trying to prove she has the "perfect" family, refusing to accept them for who they are.

Deschanel plays the daughter, a successful lesbian lawyer who is five months pregnant. Jason Ritter plays her son who has just left his wife for an older woman, Michael McGrady plays her husband who is a recovering alcoholic. Richard Chamberlain also stars.

Claire Riley and Paula Goldberg penned the script. Cora Olson and Jennifer Dubin will produce and filming kicks off in May.

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