Hurley, Shaw dive into ‘Water’

Pic based on Shreve's bestseller

Elizabeth Hurley and Vinessa Shaw are joining Canal Plus’ “The Weight of the Water” for director Kathryn Bigelow.

Based on the bestselling novel by Anita Shreve, pic also stars Sean Penn and Sarah Polley.

Hurley, who recently co-starred in Imagine’s “EdTV” and briefly reprised her role in the “Austin Powers” sequel, also produced beau Hugh Grant’s current pic, “Mickey Blue Eyes,” through their Simian Films banner.

Shaw most recently appeared in Stanley Kubrick’s “Eyes Wide Shut” and will next be seen opposite Harry Connick Jr. in “Letter From a Wayward Son.” She is repped by Industry Entertainment and UTA, which also reps Hurley.

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