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Clea DuVall Making Directorial Debut With Film Starring Cobie Smulders, Melanie Lynskey

Clea DuVall is set to make her directorial debut. She will also star in the untitled film along with Cobie Smulders, Melanie Lynskey, Jason Ritter, Natasha Lyonne, Vincent Piazza, Ben Schwartz and Alia Shawkat.

The “Argo” actress wrote the original script, whose plot details are being kept under wraps, as well and will executive produce along with Mel Eslyn and David Bernon of Burn Later.

Paul M. Bernon and Sam Slater of Burn Later Productions (“Drinking Buddies”) will produce along with “Fruitvale Station” producer Sev Ohanian.

DuVall’s credits include TV roles on NBC’s “Heroes,” FX’s “American Horror Story: Asylum” and Lifetime’s “The Lizzie Borden Chronicles.”

DuVall, Lynskey and Piazza are represented by Gersh; Lyonne is represented by 3 Arts and WME; Schwartz is represented by WME; Ritter is represented by ICM Partners; Shawkat is represented by UTA, Lichter Grossman Nichols Adler & Feldman, and managed by MGMT Entertainment; and Smulders is represented by UTA, Roar and Gang Tyre Ramer & Brown.

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