Frank Langella Joins Cast of Rajiv Joseph Film "Draft Day"
Tony Award winner
Frank Langella will star in "Draft Day," a new sports film about The Cleveland Browns, which has been penned by playwright Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo Rajiv Joseph and Scott Rothman, according to Deadline.com.
) has signed on to play the character of Harvey Molina, the fictional owner of the Browns, with Kevin Costner as the Browns general manager. The film will also feature A Man for All Seasons, Dracula, Man and Boy Jennifer Garner, Denis Leary and Timothy Simons.
Part of the film will be shot April 25 at Radio City Music Hall during the NHL draft.
Joseph is a Pulitzer Prize finalist for
Bengal Tiger. His plays also include The North Pool, Gruesome Playground Injuries, Animals Out of Paper and All This Intimacy.
"Draft Day" is a co-production between Summit/Lionsgate and OddLot Entertainment.
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