Look who's coming to the big screen! ABC Soaps In Depth is reporting Maurice Benard has signed on to star in The Ghost and The Whale. The film centers on a man who embarks upon a spiritual journey, trigged by his wife's mysterious death at sea which he is accused of. Benard will star as the lead in the film, which is being executive produced by his wife Paula. Filming on the movie begins Jan. 2013.