Baldwin and Roberts Step Into Lymelife


Alec Baldwin and Emma Roberts have boarded Derick and Steven Martini’s indie dramedy Lymelife, reports Variety.

Cynthia Nixon, Rory Culkin, Kieran Culkin, Jill Hennessy and Timothy Hutton are also joining the cast.

Martin Scorsese and Leonard Loventhal executive produce the project, which starts shooting next week in New Jersey.

Set in late ’70s Long Island, the coming-of-age story follows two families who fall apart when precarious relationships, real estate problems and Lyme disease converge in the heart of suburbia.

The Martini brothers also wrote the screenplay.

Baldwin is producing alongside Jon Cornick, Barbara De Fina, Angela Somerville and Michele Tayler.