EXCLUSIVE: Julia Louis-Dreyfus and James Gandolfini are in negotiations to star in a new Nicole Holofcener film from Fox Searchlight. The project is still untitled, but what I do know is that Louis-Dreyfus, who just had her HBO series ‘Veep’ renewed for a second season, will play the lead, a masseuse who falls in love with the husband of a new friend. Gandolfini will play the husband. Holofcener, who helmed and wrote 2010’s Please Give, will direct. Anthony Bregman, who produced Please Give, is producing. Bregman is also producing Every Secret Thing, which Holofcener is writing. Louis-Dreyfus is repped by CAA and Hofflund Co. Gandolphi is repped by CAA and managers Sanders Armstrong Caserta. Holofcener is repped by UTA.
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