NEON Scores Harmony Korine’s “Beach Bum”

NEON and VICE have pre-bought U.S. rights to Harmony Korine’s upcoming irreverent comedy feature “The Beach Bum” starring Matthew McConaughey.

The story follows the hilarious misadventures of Moondog (McConaughey), a rebellious and lovable rogue who lives life large.

Korine (“Spring Breakers”) writes and directs the film which John Lesher, Steve Golin, Charles-Marie Anthonioz, Mourad Belkeddar and Nicolas Lhermitte will produce.

The film is set to begin production this Fall with a theatrical release planned for 2018.

Source: NEON