By Carey Purcell
14 Oct 2013
Directed by Jean-Marc Vallee, the cast also includes Reese Witherspoon, Michiel Huisman, W. Earl Brown, Gaby Hoffmann and Kevin Rankin.
The film is being adapted by Nick Hornby from Cheryl Strayed's best-selling memoir about a woman (Witherspoon) who, after the end of her marriage and death of her mother, decides to hike the Pacific Crest Trail by herself.
His TV work includes "The Newsroom," "Ugly Betty" and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit."