Marisa Tomei In Talks to Co-star in Aaron Sorkin’s HBO Pilot

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 04: Actress Marisa Tomei attends a party to celebrate the production of Wallace Shawn's 'Marie And Bruce' at Heartland Brewery on April 4, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images) Photo: Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images/2011 Getty Images

Marisa Tomei is "in talks" to co-star with Jeff Daniels in Aaron Sorkin's upcoming HBO series, currently titled More As the Story Develops. She'd play a news producer (and love interest for Daniels) described in the script as "ageless and beautiful ... funny, silly, even sheepish, right up until the moment she wallops you in the kneecaps." Tomei was a guest star on a few episodes of Rescue Me in 2006, but hasn't had a regular TV role since A Different World. [Page Six/NYP]