4 cast members join ‘Two Jacks’

By ANDREW STEWART

Billy Zane and Jack Huston have joined the cast of indie pic “Two Jacks.”Jamie Harris and Richard Portnow have also boarded the project, which stars Sienna Miller and Danny Huston.Feature adaptation of the Leo Tolstoy-penned short story “Two Hussars” centers on two generations of the Hollywood-based Hussar family, namely, the father Jack (Danny Huston) and his son played by Huston’s real-life nephew Jack.

“Two Jacks” was adapted by Bernard Rose, who is directing. He previously helmed 1997′s Sophie Marceau-Sean Bean rendition of “Anna Karenina.”

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Hollywood Today: JULIA VERDIN STACKS THE DECK

Producer Julia Verdin may have scored a winning hand for her newest film Two Jacks, currently filming in LA. Verdin (Stander, Merchants of Venice) is collaborating with Director Bernard Rose (Immortal Beloved, Mr. Nice) on the indie drama based on Leo Tolstoy’s short story “The Two Hussars.” Sienna Miller, Jack Huston, and Danny Huston star in the film, along with Green Hornet’s Jamie Harris, Billy Zane, Jacqueline Bisset and Richard Portnow (Law Abiding Citizen) who recently joined the cast.

“This is a dream project, we’re thrilled to have Sienna Miller on board, she was our first choice for the role of beautiful ‘Diana’ and she could not be more perfect. It’s wonderful to finally get a chance to work with longtime friend Bernard Rose, and amazing actors Danny Huston and Jack Huston also longtime friends.

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