Cory Hardrict and Debi Mazar Join LOVELACE Cast
Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman (“HOWL,” “The Celluloid Closet”) will direct, from an original screenplay by Andy Bellin (“Trust”). A Millennium Films Production, LOVELACE is produced by Heidi Jo Markel for Eclectic Pictures, Laura Rister and Jason Weinberg for Untitled Entertainment, and Jim Young for Animus Films, with executive producers Boaz Davidson, Danny Dimbort, Mark Gill, W. Merritt Johnson, Avi Lerner, Trevor Short and John Thompson for Nu Image/Millennium Films. The film is being made with the cooperation of the estate of Linda Lovelace.
From the birth of the sexual revolution to the height of the feminist movement, LOVELACE depicts the life of Linda Boreman who as ‘Linda Lovelace’ became the first erotic superstar.
Seyfried will play the title role, with Sarsgaard portraying Lovelace’s husband, Chuck Traynor. Cory Hardrict will play DJ Frankie Crocker and Debi Mazar is portraying Dolly Sharp, Linda's co-star in Deep Throat. They join recently announced cast members Demi Moore, Adam Brody, Eric Roberts, Hank Azaria, Bobby Cannavale, Chris Noth, Robert Patrick, Wes Bentley, Sharon Stone and Juno Temple.
The production began shooting on location in Los Angeles in late December.