Cruz, Banderas, Almodovar Teaming Up

By Garth Franklin Wednesday June 13th 2012 08:57AM

Penelope Cruz, Antonio Banderas and filmmaker Pedro Almodovar are teaming together for the first time in Almodovar's newest feature "The Brief Lovers" reports Screen Daily.

Almodovar is currently wrapping rehearsals for the film with Cruz and Banderas in final negotiations to appear in the ensemble comedy which will have them sharing a scene together.

The story will be set against a plane accident. The passengers, fearing for their lives, begin to confess their inner secrets. Both Banderas and Cruz will shoot their scenes in one day.

Other cast members include Javier Cámara, Guillermo Toledo, Raúl Arévalo, Hugo Silva, Cecilia Roth, Miguel Angel Silvestre, Blanca Suárez, José María Yazik and Antonio de la Torre.