Asa Butterfield (“Ender’s Game,” “Hugo”) is in talks to star with Clive Owen and Jacki Weaver in the indie comedy “King of the Kastle” for Benaroya Pictures.
Owen plays a philanderer who is blackmailed by a teenager (Butterfield). Weaver’s role us unknown.
“The Sitter” scribes Brian Gatewood and Alessandro Tanaka co-wrote and will direct. Michael Benaroya and Jonathan Gordon will produce.
Source: The Wrap