Julia Stiles has signed while Chris Tucker is in final negotiations to join the cast of David O. Russell’s “The Silver Linings Playbook” at The Weinstein Company says Deadline.
Bradley Cooper plays a teacher institutionalized for depression who falls for an unstable woman (Jennifer Lawrence) while trying to win back his estranged wife. The story is based on the novel by Matthew Quick.
Stiles will play the older sister of Lawrence’s character, Tucker’s role is unknown. Shooting kicks off shortly in Philadelphia.