Lolita Davidovich Joins Fox 2000's 'The Longest Ride' (Exclusive)

3:28 PM PST 06/09/2014 by Tatiana Siegel
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Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson and Oona Chaplin already have boarded the George Tillman Jr.-helmed drama, which is based on Nicholas Sparks' best-selling novel of the same name.

Lolita Davidovich has joined the cast of Fox 2000's The Longest Ride.

Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson and Oona Chaplin already have boarded the George Tillman Jr.-helmed drama, which is based on Nicholas Sparks' best-selling novel of the same name.

The story follows a young couple whose lives intertwine with that of a much older man as he reflects on a lost love while he's trapped in an automobile crash. Craig Bolotin, Brad Desch, Scott Neustadter and Michael Weber adapted the screenplay.

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Davidovich will play the protective mother of Eastwood's character.

Temple Hill's Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen (The Fault in Our Stars, Twilight) are producing The Longest Ride alongside Theresa Park.

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Davidovich's recent credits include the HBO movie Cinema Verite opposite James Gandolfini.

She is repped by Mavrick Artists and Evolution Entertainment Partners.

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