Fassbender, Gleeson To Get “Frank”

Michael Fassbender and Domhnall Gleeson (Brendan’s son) are officially attached to star in Lenny Abrahamson’s next comedy “Frank” at Film4, Element Pictures and the Irish Film Board says Entertainment.Ie.

Gleeson plays a young wannabe musician who discovers he’s bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank (Fassbender).

Jon Ronson (“The Men Who Stare at Goats”) and Peter Straughan (“Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”) penned the script. Ed Guiney will produce.