Lithgow, Ryan among those set for ensemble film

Meg Ryan, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, John Lithgow, Joe Anderson and Kat Dennings will topline writer/director Chris Rossi’s ensemble drama “Lives of the Saints” for BCDF Pictures.

Lensing is set to begin Nov. 13 in Los Angeles.

Film tells the intertwining stories of a group of Angelenos seeking redemption for past mistakes, only to find that forgiveness comes from unlikely places.

Kevin Zegars, Anthony Anderson and Esai Morales also star in the pic, packaged by the Gersh Agency.

Ellen Wander’s Film Bridge Intl. will launch “Saints” at the American Film Market.

Matt Tauber is producing with Claude Dal Farra and Daniel Swee. Exec producers are Brice Dal Farra, Lauren Munsch and Paul Prokop of BCDF Pictures, along with Danny Leiner and Jennifer Levine of Untitled Entertainment. Terry Leonard is co-producer.

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