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Stalked: Kingsley and Janssen in Wackness and Hathaway leads Demme's Dancing

BenKingsley.jpgBen Kingsley and Famke Janssen are joining a comedy called The Wackness about drugs and psychiatry, and Anne Hathaway will star in Dancing With Shiva written by Jenny Lumet and directed by Jonathan Demme.

Ben Kingsley, Famke Janssen, Josh Peck, Mary-Kate Olsen, Olivia Thirlby and Method Man have joined the comedy called The Wackness. According to Variety the film will be set in 1944 and looks to a troubled teenage drug dealer - he certainly is troubled then - and a drug taking psychiatrist. The dealer trades pot for therapy sessions and falls in love with the Doctor's daughter. Jonathan Levine wrote and will direct the film.

Anne Hathaway will lead Dancing With Shiva, a film written by Jenny Lumet, Sidney Lumet's daughter, and directed by Jonathan Demme. Bill Irwin, Anna Deveare Smith and Debra Winger have also signed up to the film according to Variety.



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