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Peter Sarsgaard signs up for Prima

Peter Sarsgaard is set to star in ballet film Prima.

The Lovelace star will join Bates Motel actress Vera Farmiga, who had already signed up for the movie.

Vera will play a mother determined to do everything to realise her daughter's dream of playing Sleeping Beauty, while Peter will play a "devil in dance shoes" instructor, Screen Daily reported.

The role of Vera's 13-year-old screen daughter is yet to be cast.

Benjamin Millepied, best known for his work on Black Swan, will work with Kurt Froman on the choreography.

A Boy A nd A Girl director Evan Greenberg will make the film, with p re-production due to get underway this summer, Screen Daily reported.

Peter recently played Linda Lovelace's abusive husband Chuck in the film Lovelace and starred in the US version of The Killing.

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