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Paul Dano Cast in James Franco-Directed Film 'As I Lay Dying'

January 26, 2011 (9:05 am) GMT
Dano joins Michael Shannon in the cast ensemble of the film based on the acclaimed William Faulkner novel.

"" star has joined among the stars of 's directorial project "". and are also in talks to join the cast, according to Cinema Blend.

Franco will take a leading role in the movie, an adaptation of the acclaimed William Faulkner novel. According to MTV News, Franco will start shooting this summer.

James Franco has previously worked behind the lens for some short films like "The Clerk's Tale" and "Masculinity & Me". He is also set to direct "" in which he signs up to take the lead role.

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