Russell Brand And Julianne Hough To Star In New Diablo Cody Movie
Posted on Mon Sep 26, 2011 09:00 PM PDT

RussellBrand092711.jpgRussell Brand and Julianne Hough are set to co-star in Diablo Cody's directorial debut.

The movie, currently untitled but previous called Lamb of God, will star Hough as a young religious woman who loses her faith after a plane crash, according to The Hollywood Reporter. She moves to Las Vegas to live life as a sinner, with Brand set to play the companion who helps her find her way back.

Production on the Mandate Pictures film will begin in the spring. It will be produced by Mason Novick and executive produced by Cody and Nathan Kahane. Cody's best-known work is Juno, which she also worked on with Novick for Mandate.