Jane Fonda joins Russell Crowe in `Fathers and Daughters`

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 07:23

Los Angeles: Veteran actress Jane Fonda has signed on to star in the upcoming romantic drama `Fathers and Daughters`.

Actor Russell Crowe is already attached to the film, which will also star Aaron Paul, Amanda Seyfried, Octavia Spencer, Diane Kruger and Quvenzhane Wallis, reported Deadline.

Crowe will play a struggling novelist dealing with depression while raising his 5-year-old daughter, while Seyfried will play the older version of his daughter 20 years later.

Fonda, 76, has signed on to play Crowe`s longtime friend and literary agent.

Fonda has several projects in the pipeline, including a comedy series with fellow veteran actress Lily Tomlin.

She recently received an AFI Lifetime Achievement Award for her decades-spanning movie career.

PTI

First Published: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 07:23

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