Brendan Gleeson and StephenRea have joined the cast of Neil Jordan's Breakfast On Pluto, which started shooting last week for PathePictures.

The two actors join LiamNeeson and star Cillian Murphy in the tale of a young transvestite from ruralIreland on the make in London. Shooting is taking place in the Republic ofIreland, Northern Ireland and London.

Along with Pathe, thebackers on the adaptation of Patrick McCabe's novel include the Irish FilmBoard and the Northern Ireland Film & Television Commission.

Producing duties are beingshared by Plan 9 in the UK and Parallel Films in Ireland, while PatheInternational is handling international sales.