Variety is reporting our Natalie Prior, Ashley Judd, will be starring in Big Stone Gap opposite alongside Whoopi Goldberg and Patrick Wilson.
Donna Gigliotti (“Shakespeare in Love”) is producing with James Spies (“The Contender”) and J. E. Craig on the movie version based on the series of novels by Adriana Trigiani. Shooting starts Oct. 19 in Trigiani’s home town of Big Stone Gap in western Virginia with Trigiani making her directorial debut and helming from her own script.
Ashley Judd will be portraying Ave Marie Mulligan. Filming starts on October 19 in West Virginia.