MIXTAPE, Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker has officially joined the cast of the upcoming indie-comedy, MIXTAPE. Tom Vaughn will helm the original film written by Stacey Menear.
MIXTAPE is a coming-of-age story that follows a young girl, raised by her aunt (Parker), who destorys a mixtape that formerly belonged to her deceased mother. Out of guilt, the girl attempts to find out who her mother was my learning more about each song on the tape, and in the process, discovers a bit about herself.
Production on MIXTAPE will launch in February, with Jim Wedaa and Maven Pictures set to produce. Sandstone Entertainment is financially backing the film.
A release date for the indie flick has yet to be set.
Celebrated in film, television and fashion, Sarah Jessica Parker continues to expand upon her impressive collection of credits with her remarkable range and effortless style.
Parker recently completed production on "Lovelace," in which she stars as Gloria Steinem alongside Amanda Seyfried as Linda Lovelace, James Franco as Hugh Hefner and Peter Sarsgaard as Chuck Traynor. This summer, she starts filming the comedy, "Married and Cheating," starring opposite Brendan Fraser. Next year, Parker will lend her voice to family-friendly animated feature "Escape from Planet Earth" with Jessica Alba, Brendan Fraser and James Gandolfini.
Parker served as a producer and reprised her Emmy Award-winning role as Carrie Bradshaw in the screen adaptation of the hit HBO series "Sex and the City," followed by the theatrical release of "Sex and the City 2." She won over critics and audiences alike in the series for which she was awarded a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2004, as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2001. Parker was also an executive producer on the series, which received the Golden Globe for Outstanding Comedy Series three years in a row in 2000, 2001 and 2002, and was honored with an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series in 2001.
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