Writer-director Jeff Nichols has rounded out the cast of his coming-of-age drama Mud with Michael Shannon, Sam Shepard, Sarah Paulson, Ray McKinnon, Joe Don Baker and Paul Sparks.
Michael Shannon and Sam Shepard join Mud
Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon and Tye Sheridan star in the drama, centered on two 14-year-old boys who encounter a mysterious fugitive hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Intrigued by the man, the boys enter into a pace to help him evade capture and reconnect with the love of his life.
Production began today in Arkansas.
Mud was released April 26th, 2013 and stars Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland, Reese Witherspoon, Sarah Paulson, Ray McKinnon, Sam Shepard, Michael Shannon. The film is directed by Jeff Nichols.