By Clark Collis
Updated March 26, 2009 at 04:43 PM EDT

According to the Hollywood Reporter Orlando Bloom is in negotiations to appear in the North Carolina-set drama Main Street, whose screenplay was penned by the late playwright Horton Foote. The cast already includes Colin Firth and Ellen Burstyn. Foote previously wrote the screenplay for the 1962 classic To Kill a Mockingbird.