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Erotic Drama 'Addicted' Rounds Out Cast

Sharon Leal Emayatzy Corinealdi - H 2012
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Sharon Leal, Emayatzy Corinealdi

Sharon Leal, Tasha Smith, William Levy, Emayatzy Corinealdi and Tyson Beckford have been cast in Lionsgate’s Addicted.

The quintet join Boris Kodjoe in the erotic drama, an adaptation of a novel by New York Times best-selling author Zane, which is being directed by Billie Woodruff.

The story follows a woman named Leal whose perfectly quaint marriage isn’t enough and she soon finds herself satisfying her addiction to sex with other men. Her insatiable desires take her down a dangerous path that she may not survive.

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Paul Hall is producing while Charisse Nesbit exec produces. The movie began shooting this week in Atlanta.

Leal starred in the TV’s Hellcats while her recent credits include Woman Thou Art Loosed and Why Did I Get Married Too? She is repped by IFA and Brillstein Entertainment.

Smith, repped by APA, Luber Roklin and Stone Meyer, was recently seen in Jumping the Broom and Why Did I Get Married Too?

Levy, repped by WME, starred in several telenovelas and was a contestant on season 14 of Dancing with the Stars.

Corinealdi is an up-and-comer who was nominated for an IFP Gotham Award her starring turn in the dramatic indie Middle of Nowhere. She is repped by ICM, Inphenate and Del Shaw.

Beckford, repped by Bethann Entertainment, is a model-actor whose credits range from Zoolander to Britain’s Next Top Model.