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David Strathairn Coming Down to "Hereafter"

September 8, 2006 (8:13 am) GMT
David Strathairn has been billed to play a role in "Hereafter", a drama film set in the aftermath of the 2004 tsunami disaster.

Still staying close to dramatic feature, has joined the cast of "Hereafter", a project set amid aftermath of the tsunami disaster happened in Southeast Asia two years ago, Variety has learned.

Scheduled to start filming in Thailand by early next year, the movie focuses on an American clothing designer who tries to find his wife and children upon being separated from them after tsunami hit a remote area of Thailand they are visiting. Michael Patwin has been tapped to both direct and write the screenplay with Chris Bender, Ben Katz, and Madeline Ryan taking producers' seat.

Strathairn, a San Francisco-born actor of Scottish and Hawaiian descent, is last seen playing opposite in Picturehouse's "" which opened in theatres last April. His future credits include "Matters of Life and Death", "", and "."

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