Stephen Root, John Goodman Join “Red State”

John Goodman and Stephen Root are the latest names to join Kevin Smith’s horror/faith tale “Red State”. Smith himself talked about the casting on the Hollywood Babble-on Smodcast

The currently shooting $4 million project also stars Dermot Mulroney, Michael Angarano, Kyle Gallner Melissa Leo and Michael Parks. Both their roles have yet to be disclosed.

Root has also signed on for the romance-drama “Everybody Loves Whales” at Universal Pictures in the role of Governor Haskell. Drew Barrymore, Kristen Bell and John Krasinski also star.