EXCLUSIVE: Right here’s a hot particular person that’ll enhance the digital EFM this week. Stuart Ford’s AGC Studios is launching sales on Chris Pine’s directorial debut Poolman, which the Superstar Mosey actor will extensive name in alongside Oscar nominees Annette Being and Danny DeVito.
In the movie, Pine will play Darren Barrenman, a hapless dreamer and would-be thinker who spends his days caring for the pool of the Tahitian Tiki condominium block in sunny Los Angeles and crashing metropolis council meetings with his neighbors Jack and Diane (DeVito, Bening). When Barrenman uncovers the finest water heist in LA history since Chinatown he makes uneasy alliances with a beautiful and linked femme fatale while following every lead he can with gruesome metropolis officers, burned out Hollywood sorts, and mysterious benefactors – all in the name of defending his precious Los Angeles. Query some fun cameos and supporting forged to be added.
The mystery-comedy will seemingly be produced by Pine, Stacey Sher (Django Unchained) for Intellectual Penny Productions, Patty Jenkins (Wonder Lady) for Wicious Photography, and Ian Gotler. Pine has co-scripted with Gotler who is a accomplice on the Hell Or Excessive Water actor’s manufacturing banner Barry Linen Circulate Photography.
The challenge, which is being pitched as “Immense Lebowski meets LA film noir with a wholesome splash of La La Land”, becomes indisputably one of many most up so some distance projects on the digital EFM.
Pine, Jenkins, Sher and AGC’s Ford are attributable to give a presentation to patrons this week. CAA Media Finance is co-repping domestic with AGC, which is financing.
The crew is aiming for a June 2022 launch in Los Angeles. Executive producers consist of Stuart Ford and Linda McDonough .
The movie reunites Pine with his Wonder Lady director Jenkins. Also upcoming for the Superstar Mosey lead are motion photos The Contractor, Violence Of Circulate, Don’t Anguish Darling and Dungeons And Dragons.
Pine is repped by CAA, John Carrabino Administration and Gendler & Kelly. Bening is repped by CAA and Stamp Gochman of Gochman Regulation Community. DeVito is repped by CAA and Joel Behr of Behr & Abramson. Jenkins is repped by CAA and Sher are repped by CAA and Kevin Marks at Gang, Tyre, Ramer, & Brown.