Danny Huston joins Kevorkian biopic

To play attorney in the HBO Films project

Danny Huston will co-star opposite Al Pacino, Susan Sarandon and John Goodman in "You Don't Know Jack," HBO Films' biopic of Jack Kevorkian that is being directed by Barry Levinson.

"Jack" follows the rise of Kevorkian (Pacino) as he builds his Mercy Machine and sets out to perform assisted suicides. Huston will play Geoffrey Fieger, Kevorkian's longtime attorney.

Huston is represented by ICM, U.K.'s Julian Belfrage Associates and manager Laina Cohn.