By Advocate.com Editors
Originally published on Advocate.com May 03 2002 11:00 PM ET
Tom Wilkinson will star as a middle-aged man who begins exploring his transgender feelings, and Jessica Lange will portray his wife, in the HBO movie Normal, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film, which starts shooting this month in Chicago, is based on Looking for Normal, the acclaimed play from out writer Jane Anderson (If These Walls Could Talk 2), which had its world premiere last year in Los Angeles, starring Beau Bridges and Laurie Metcalf. Anderson will direct the made-for-cable movie.