Model-thesp joins Downey Jr., Stiller in Toback pic
NEW YORK — Claudia Schiffer will join Ben Stiller, Robert Downey Jr., Elijah Wood and Gaby Hoffman in “Black and White,” from director James Toback.
A co-production between Palm Pictures and Pressman Films, pic is about a group of white high school teens and their excursions into the lives of Harlem’s black hip-hop crowd.
Schiffer recently starred with Matthew Modine in the Abel Ferrara-directed “Blackout,” and with Downey in “Friends & Lovers,” which Lions Gate/Mandalay will release in the spring.
UTA reps Schiffer.