Sarandon Has Some Lovely Bones

Susan Sarandon has joined the cast of Peter Jackson’s “The Lovely Bones,” based on Alice Sebold’s novel, for DreamWorks reports the trades.

Story revolves around a young girl (Saoirse Ronan) who watches over her family (Rachel Weisz, Ryan Gosling) – and killer – from heaven.

Sarandon will play the grandmother, who comes to live with the family after the girl’s murder.

Stanley Tucci is circling the role of the killer. Jackson begins shooting in October.