Although there was a seven-year gap between Sideways
and last year's The Descendants
, Alexander Payne
seems eager to get going on his next project sooner rather than later. The filmmaker has begun casting for Nebraska
, the black and white father-son road trip comedy he has set up at Paramount, and he now has top picks in mind for the two leads.
While names like Gene Hackman, Robert Duvall, Jack Nicholson
, and Robert Forster