King joins Jackson in ‘Lone Star’

Model-turned-thesp in upcoming 'Happy,' 'Blow'

NEW YORK — Fresh from “Pearl Harbor,” actress James King is set to join “Dawson’s Creek” star Joshua Jackson in “Lone Star State of Mind,” a Screen Gems film that Dave Semel will direct from a script by Trevor Munson.

King and Jackson will play lovers who get into misadventures as they try to escape their small Texas town and chase dreams of fame and fortune. The comedy, which begins production Jan. 31, will be produced by Steven Pearl, Lisa Moiselle and Robin Budd. Exec producers are Ed Zwick, Marshall Herskovitz and Rick Solomon.

King has transitioned from modeling to acting with starring roles in the upcoming films “Happy Campers,” “Blow” and “Hook It Up,” all due for release in 2001.

More Film

  • Screen Actors Guild Awards statue22nd Annual

    SAG Award Nominations: Complete List

    NEW YORK — Fresh from “Pearl Harbor,” actress James King is set to join “Dawson’s Creek” star Joshua Jackson in “Lone Star State of Mind,” a Screen Gems film that Dave Semel will direct from a script by Trevor Munson. King and Jackson will play lovers who get into misadventures as they try to escape […]

  • Sag Awards Preview

    How to Watch the SAG Awards Nominations Live

    NEW YORK — Fresh from “Pearl Harbor,” actress James King is set to join “Dawson’s Creek” star Joshua Jackson in “Lone Star State of Mind,” a Screen Gems film that Dave Semel will direct from a script by Trevor Munson. King and Jackson will play lovers who get into misadventures as they try to escape […]

  • Joely Fisher, Melissa Rosenberg, Gabrielle Carteros

    20 Hollywood Women Tell Their Tales of Sexual Harassment (EXCLUSIVE)

    NEW YORK — Fresh from “Pearl Harbor,” actress James King is set to join “Dawson’s Creek” star Joshua Jackson in “Lone Star State of Mind,” a Screen Gems film that Dave Semel will direct from a script by Trevor Munson. King and Jackson will play lovers who get into misadventures as they try to escape […]

  • 'Marnie' film - Tippi Hedren with

    Tippi Hedren Recounts What Happened When She Turned Down Alfred Hitchcock's Advances

    NEW YORK — Fresh from “Pearl Harbor,” actress James King is set to join “Dawson’s Creek” star Joshua Jackson in “Lone Star State of Mind,” a Screen Gems film that Dave Semel will direct from a script by Trevor Munson. King and Jackson will play lovers who get into misadventures as they try to escape […]

  • Dubai: Arab World Women Directors -

    Dubai: Arab World Women Directors - Hala Elkoussy

    NEW YORK — Fresh from “Pearl Harbor,” actress James King is set to join “Dawson’s Creek” star Joshua Jackson in “Lone Star State of Mind,” a Screen Gems film that Dave Semel will direct from a script by Trevor Munson. King and Jackson will play lovers who get into misadventures as they try to escape […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content