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Billy Bob Thornton and Kim Basinger Set for The Informers

August 30, 2007 (8:14 am) GMT
Billy Bob Thornton and Kim Basinger are joining Brandon Routh and Ashley Olsen to act in ensemble drama "The Informers."

Lending their star status to highlight the project, and have both landed deals to take part in an ensemble drama coming from Senator Entertainment titled "", Variety has reported.

Based on short stories by Bret Easton Ellis, project, set over the course of a week in 1983, features seven storylines that intersect, involving movie execs, rock stars, a vampire and other morally challenged characters. Other cast members include , , , , and Lou Taylor Pucci.

On duty to direct is "" helmer Gregor Jordan who will carry out the task from the script he wrote alongside Nicholas Jarecki with production to start this October in L.A., Uruguay, and Buenos Aires. Senator's Marco Weber is serving as producer while Vanessa Coifman is taking the executive producer's seat along with Jarecki.

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