September 06, 2006 03:05:08 GMT
Matthew Broderick and Sophie Okonedo have been billed as the leading stars of "Wonderful World."
Teaming up together for the first time, Matthew Broderick and Sophie Okonedo are set to share the scenes in "Wonderful World", Production Weekly has reported.
Currently in pre-production, the movie is a character drama which follows a cynical divorcee who embarks on a romantic relationship with an African woman. Joshua Goldin has been tapped to both direct and pen the script.
A native of New York, Broderick has developed a steady acting career for more than two decades since his debut in "Max Dugan Returns" (1983). His next big-screen project "Deck the Halls" alongside Danny DeVito and Kristin Davis will open in theaters on November 22 this year.
As for Okonedo, the Oscar-nominated actress is last seen playing opposite Charlize Theron in Karyn Kusama's 2005 film work of "Aeon Flux." Her upcoming movies include "Stormbreaker", "Martian Child", and "Black Water Transit."