THR is reporting that the cast to Steven Spielberg’s upcoming Abraham Lincoln biopic has filled out. The site reports that Tommy Lee Jones, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Hal Holbrook, James Spader, John Hawkes, Tim Blake Nelson, Bruce McGill and Joseph Cross are in negotiations to join the film, along with David Costabile, Byron Jennings, Dakin Matthews, Boris McGiver, Gloria Reuben, Jeremy Strong and David Warshofsky.
The film stars Daniel Day-Lewis as the 16th president of the United States and Sally Field as his wife, Mary Todd. The project is based on Doris Kearns Goodwin’s novel Team of Rivals with a screenplay adapted by Tony Kushner.
Further details on the casting can be found at THR.