Dianne Wiest and Rosie Perez have joined David Oyelowo in the upcoming Five Nights In Maine. CAA represents US sales.
Maris Curran will direct from her screenplay about a widower who travels to Maine to seek answers about his wife’s death from his mother-in-law, herself struggling with guilt.
Teyonah Parris, Stephen Henderson and Hani Furstenberg round out the key cast.
Carly Hugo and Matt Parker of New York-based Loveless will produce alongside Curran and Oyelowo’s LA-based production company Yoruba Saxon Productions.
Five Nights In Maine was recently awarded the San Francisco Film Society/Kenneth Rainin Foundation Filmmaking Grant and received a Cinereach grant.
Curran is represented by Mosaic, Oyelowo by CAA, Inphenate, Hamilton-Hodell and Schreck, Rose, Dapello.
Wiest is represented by ICM Partners, while Perez is handled by Silver Lining Entertainment and Stone, Meyer, Genow, Smelkinson and Binder.
Parris is represented by APA, Vanguard Management and Fox Rothschild. Henderson is represented by Charles Kerin Associates and EKG Management. Furstenberg is represented by The Luedtke Agency and Margrit Polak Management.