Jessica Alba and Elizabeth Banks have signed on to star opposite Aaron Eckhart in the comedy "Bill" for GreeneStreet Films says the trades. Melisa Wallack wrote the script and will co-direct with her husband Bernie Goldman.
The story centers on a man (Eckhart) fed up with his job who finds his wife (Banks) in bed with a local news anchor. He regains a lost sense of self by mentoring an unruly teen and finds inspiration in an intriguing young saleswoman (Alba).
Lindsay Lohan was attached to play the teen but dropped out due to scheduling conflicts. Timothy Olyphant and Logan Lerman also star in the project which begins filming tomorrow.