The film centers on famed Italian director Federico Fellini’s first trip to the Academy Awards in 1957 and his 48 hour disappearance while there. Cornish will play a beautiful veterinarian that Fellini falls in love with in Los Angeles. The film, directed by Henry Bromell, will also star Terrence Howard, Peter Dinklage, William H. Macy, Wagner Moura and Nina Arianda.
Andrew Lazar and Bob Yari will produce.
Aussie thesp Cornish is coming off a 2011 that saw her in “Sucker Punch”, “Limitless” and “W.E”. She will next be seen in “Seven Psychopaths” and will also be featured in the “Robocop” remake.