Hardrict and Mazar will play a DJ and a porn star, respectively
The "Lovelace" cast list just keeps getting longer.
Hardrict will play DJ Frankie Crocker. Mazar will play Dolly Sharp, who co-starred alongside Lovelace in "Deep Throat."
Peter Sarsgaard will portray Lovelace’s husband, Chuck Traynor, and James Franco will play Hugh Hefner. Other castmembers include Hank Azaria, Bobby Cannavale, Chris Noth, Robert Patrick, Wes Bentley, Sharon Stone and Juno Temple.
"Lovelace is directed by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman (“Bowl,” “The Celluloid Closet”). The screenplay was written by Andy Bellin (“Trust”).
"Lovelace" began shooting on location in L.A. in late December. It is being produced by Heidi Jo Markel, Laura Rister, Jason Weinberg and Jim Young. Boaz Davidson, Danny Dimbort, Mark Gill, W. Merritt Johnson, Avi Lerner, Trevor Short and John Thompson are executive producing.
A release date for the film, which has an estimated budget of $10 million, has not been set.
"Lovelace" is one of two Lovelace projects now under way.
Hardrict is represented by APA and Inspire Entertainment. Mazar is represented by WME.