Garrett Hedlund is in talks to join the cast of Joel and Ethan Coen's new film Inside Llewyn Davis, for an unspecified role says Variety.
In the film Oscar Isaac stars as a musician who tries to make it in the New York music scene in the 1960s. Justin Timberlake will play Jim, a folk musician married to Jean (Carey Mulligan).
F. Murray Abraham and Jeanine Serralles co-star
The Coens wrote the script, will direct as well as produce the pic with Scott Rudin.
Hedlund wasn't available to do the film but the further delay or death of the "Akira" remake has made an opening in his schedule
Shooting will take place in New York within in a few months.