Chace Crawford, Emma Roberts, Rory Culkin, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Ellen Barkin and Kiefer Sutherland have all joined the cast of “Twelve” for Gaumont, Radar Pictures and Original Media reports Variety.
Jordan Melamed adapted Nick McDonell’s 2002 novel which starkly depicts teenage drug use and decadence on the Upper East Side.
The story follows a high school dropout-turned-drug dealer. His lucrative life sours when the dealer’s cousin is brutally murdered on an East Harlem playground and his best friend is arrested for the crime.
Joel Schumacher directs the feature which kicks off filming on April 20th in New York City.