Vera Farmiga to star in `Goats`

Last Updated: Jan 12, 2011, 10:07 AM IST

London: Vera Farmiga has been roped in to star in indie comedy `Goats`.

The "Up In The Air star" will appear alongside David Duchovny, Keri Russell, Will Arnett and Minnie Driver in the film based on Mark Jude Poirier`s novel.

The movie, directed by Christopher Neil, tells the story of teenager Ellis arriving at the school where his dad was a well-regarded student. However, rather than being influenced by his father, Ellis takes inspiration from the mysterious Goat Man - played by David, reports contactmusic.com.

Farmiga will play the boy`s mother while Will takes on the role of her boyfriend, with Minnie playing her best friend and Keri portraying Ellis` father`s new girlfriend.

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