Winkler, Driver Team For “Coward”

Adam Driver (“Girls”) has signed on to play the lead role in the period comedy “Coward” at Big Beach.

Set in 18th century England, Driver plays a nobleman who hails from a family with a track record of men who came out on the losing end of to-the-death duels.

When he is challenged to trade pistol shots, he panics and hires a common criminal to take his place. Trouble is that criminal steals his employer’s identity.

Max Winkler helms from a script by Matt Spicer, based on a play by Nick Jones. Peter Saraf, Marc Turtletaub, Ravi Nandan and Scott Armstrong are producing

Source: Deadline