Newlywed Brad Pitt has signed a deal to star in the World War II drama, To the White Sea, from filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen, The Hollywood Reporter says. Based on the James Dickey novel, Sea follows a tail gunner who finds himself stranded in Japan. Filming begins next year, after Pitt completes work on Ocean's 11 for Warner Bros. Meanwhile, Variety reports that Jennifer Lopez, whose latest film, The Cell, opens Friday, is in final talks to play Mexican painter Frida Kahlo in a film executive produced by Francis Ford Coppola.