Saving Mr Banks : additions to the cast includes Paul Giamatti

August 04, 2012

We've been talking a lot about Cloud Atlas lately with the first trailer and new pictures, but another Tom Hanks's project is in the news as well : Saving Mr Banks.

Recently we told you that Bradley Whitford was in talks to join the cast, now we learn that new faces are officially on board, including Paul Giamatti with whom Tom Hanks has worked on Saving Private Ryan and John Adams. He will play P.L. Travers's driver.


Other additions to the cast are B.J. Novak (The Office), Jason Schwartzman (Marie Antoinette, Bored to Death) and Ruth Wilson (Luther). They are joining Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson and Colin Farrell, who will be directed by John Lee Hancock, writer-director of the Academy Award-winning The Blind Side.