William H. Macy, Marisa Tomei, et al. to Join Matthew McConaughey in The Lincoln Lawyer Film
The movie centers on a moderately successful criminal defense attorney, who operates out of the backseat of his Lincoln Town Car and who has spent most of his career defending garden-variety criminals. Things change when he's asked to represent a Beverly Hills playboy accused of murder. The cast also features Ryan Phillippe, Michael Pena, Trace Adkins, and Katherine Moennig.
Tomei has starred on Broadway in Salome and Wait Until Dark. Her stage credits also include We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay!, Waiting for Lefty, Rocket to the Moon, Design for Living, and Oh The Humanity and Other Good Intentions. She received the Academy Award for her work in My Cousin Vinny.