Vincent D'Onofrio ("Law & Order: Criminal Intent") has signed on for David Dobkin's upcoming dramedy "The Judge" at Warner Bros. Pictures
Robert Downey Jr. plays a successful attorney who returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father (Robert Duvall), the town's judge, is the murder suspect.
The man sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before. D'Onofrio will play Downey's elder brother.
Team Downey and Big Kid Pictures are co-producing the project.