Al Cums out to be dad of 9.
CAMP film star Alan Cumming is to play the father of nine in a new Hollywood movie.
The 39-year-old Scot is to star in period drama Wedding Photo, which he will also produce.
Set in 1920s Minnesota, Wedding Photo follows the journey to the altar of Inge, a mail-order bride who arrives in America from Norway.
Cumming plays a father of nine kids whose farm is being repossessed by a malicious banker.
The film, which was written by Ali Selim, who will also direct the film, and co-stars Ned Beatty, Lois Smith, Tim Guinee, Elizabeth Reaser, Gil Bellows and Tom Gilroy.
This is the latest in a number of new deals that Cumming has thrashed out in the last few days.
The actor has signed on to a spate of projects, including the MGM movie Living in Neon Dreams.
He is also expected to reprise his role as the superhero Nightcrawler in X-Men 3, which will start filming next year.