Her HBO series was cancelled in March, but Laura Dern has booked her next gig. The Oscar nominee and three-time Golden Globe winner has signed for the ensemble drama Strings, whose cast includes Maria Bello, Lucas Till, Tom Everett Scott and Josh Duhamel. Dern will play a woman who has not recovered from the death of her oldest son, a soldier. Production on first-time director Daniel Duran’s film is underway in Canada.

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