Fisher Stevens To Direct “Stand Up Guys”

Fisher Stevens is set to direct the dramedy “Stand Up Guys” for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and Lakeshore says The Hollywood Reporter.

The story centers on two ageing criminals, one of whom has been hired to kill his friend. They decide to have one last night of debauchery in which they hit up a brothel, jack some cars and evade police but also face their age and the choices they made in life.

Noah Haidle penned the original spec script while both Barry Levinson and Jon Amiel were previously attached to direct. Kimmel, Gary Lucchesi and Tom Rosenberg are producing.