Road To Capri
Ian McShane, Frankie Muniz and Virginia Madsen will star in Boris Damast’s road comedy “Road To Capri” which begins filming in the US and Italy this spring.
The story follows two men who live far apart and learn they shared the same father and inherit the family home in Capri. Giancarlo Giannini, Maria Grazia Cucinotta and Nicolas Vaporidis also star. [Source: Screen]
Nick Jonas and Kiele Sanchez have scored co-starring roles in DirecTV’s gritty yet family-oriented mixed martial arts drama “Navy St.” Frank Grillo plays a former MMA fighter whose drug addiction prevented him from making it big and now operates an MMA gym on Venice Beach.
Jonas plays his youngest son Nate, a shy kid who receives a UFC contract but is impacted by the addiction to drugs of his older brother Jay (Jonathan Tucker). Sanchez will play Lisa Prince, the Grillo character’s long-time girlfriend. [Source: The Live Feed]
Free In Deed
Homeland’s David Harewood and Edwina Findley are set to star in Jake Mahaffy’s indie true story drama “Free In Deed”. Shooting begins this month in Memphis.
Harewood plays a man who leads a small congregation that comes together to try and perform the miraculous healing of an 8-year-old autistic child. Findley plays the boy’s mother. [Source: Deadline]
We Are Family
Isaiah Washington and Mo’Nique will star in Choice Skinner’s indie drama “We Are Family” which begins filming this spring in Michigan. Orlando Jones and Daniele Watts co-star.
The story follows five siblings and flashes back between their childhood and present day over a 25-year span. Now estranged adults, they reunite during the funeral of their alcoholic father (Washington) and the arrest of a brother who is charged with his murder. [Source: Deadline]