Jon Hamm To Play Baseball Agent
Jon Hamm has joined the cast of an upcoming film that chronicles the real-life story of two Indian cricketers who would up becoming U.S. baseball pitchers.
The "Mad Men" star will play sports agent J.B. Bernstein, who discovered Indian sports fans Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel through a reality TV contest, "Million Dollar Arm."
Both men went on to play for the Pittsburgh Pirates.
According to Variety, Alan Arkin has also been cast in the film, which will shoot in Mumbai, India and Georgia, beginning next month.
Hamm currently stars in the sixth season of "Mad Men," which airs Sunday nights on AMC.