Spencer, Short Find A Troubled “Girl”

Jesse Spencer (Fox’s “House”), Wilmer Valderrama (“The Dry Land”) and Columbus Short (“The Losers, “Armored”) have joined the indie noirish drama “The Girl Is in Trouble” says The Hollywood Reporter.

The story follows a a Lower East Side bartender who becomes entangled in a murder mystery involving a desperate woman, a missing drug dealer and the scion of a powerful investment firm.

Julius Onah is directing and co-wrote the script with Mayuran Tiruchelvam. Shooting kicks off next week in New York. Jen Gatien, Robert Profusek and Ryan Silbert are producing the film.