Actor-turned-filmmaker Alex Winter (Showbiz Kids) unraveled the mystery of the murder adultsStarring Evan Rachel Wood (Westworld), Josh Gad (Avenue 5) and Anthony Carrigan (barry), as his next project behind the camera, also plans to star in the film
The film is written by novelist Michael MB Galvin — who has previously adapted his own works Fat kid rules the world And Freaky talk about sex for the big screen — follows siblings Megan (Wood) and Nathan (Gad), who, like the rest of us, are barely hanging on in present-day America. Their lives are completely turned upside down when they discover a body, long buried in their parents’ basement, sending them down a rabbit hole of crime and murder.
Winter will produce with Scott Cruff of Many Rivers Productions (The Wonderful Adventures of Bill and Ted, unlimited) and Russell Hollander (trespassing, love day), with Connie Tavel (Admit it, Fletch, Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey) to serve as executive producer.
CAA Media Finance is financing the film and will soon begin sales at EFM 2023 in Berlin with Rocket Science.
“I’m thrilled to be working with Evan, Josh and Anthony on this darkly comic crime drama, which takes a sly look at the challenges we all face today trying to survive in the modern world,” said Winter.
Wood recently starred opposite Daniel Radcliffe in Roku’s viral hit Weird: The Al Yankovic StoryPlaying the role of Madonna. He also helmed the recent series for HBO Westworld, earning two Emmy noms, a Golden Globe nom, a Critics’ Choice Television Award and other accolades for her performance as Dolores Abernathy, a Westworld amusement park android with a mind of her own. The actress is also known for her acclaimed performances in HBO miniseries Mildred Pierce and of Catherine Hardwicke thirteen, among many other projects. An adaptation of Anna Funder’s WWII-era book is for Wood I am all that, In which he will star alongside Eliza Scanlen, Rufus Sewell and Vanessa Redgrave.
Best known for his voice work as Olaf on Disney frozen and as Lefu in Disney Beauty and the BeastMace also helped in the launch The Book of Mormon As part of the original Broadway cast, she received a Grammy and a Tony Award nomination for her performance. Additional film credits included Marshal, A dog’s purpose, Murder on the Orient Express And Wedding rings.
Carrigan is best known for his Emmy- and SAG Award-nominated turn as LA-based Chechen mobster Noho Hank on HBO’s Emmy-winning comedy series. barry, and will soon return for its fourth season to star alongside Bill Hader and more. The actor previously collaborated with Winter as a co-star in 2020 Bill and Ted face the music and recently starred with Kevin Hart fatherhoodwhich was produced by Barack and Michelle Obama’s Higher Ground Productions and released by Netflix
Rising to fame in the 80s opposite Keanu Reeves in the classic comedy The Wonderful Adventures of Bill and TedBefore going on to star in the cult classic The Lost BoysWinter recently directed documentary projects with Epix deep wavesof Magnolia Pictures zappaAnd Showbiz Kids For HBO, among others. He has also previously written and directed narrative thrillers feverwhich was shown at Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes.
Wood is repped by CAA and Johnson Shapiro Slawett & Cole; Gad by CAA, Sugar23, and Johnson Shapiro Slewett & Kole; Carrigan by CAA, Schlegel Entertainment, and Goodman, Genow, Schenkman; and Winter by CAA, Forward Entertainment, Hollander Entertainment and Sloss Eckhaus Dasti.