BERLIN — William H. Macy will make his theatrical film directorial debut with “Keep Coming Back,” starring Salma Hayek.
ContentFilm has picked up international sales.
Pic, scripted by Will Aldis, is a coming-of-age drama about a teenage boy with a weak heart and sheltered life who discovers new horizons when he becoming infatuated with an alcoholic ex-stripper, played by Hayek.
Cast also includes Steve Buscemi, Mos Def and Macy himself.
Shooting is due to start in Los Angeles in July. Producers are Rachel Rothman, Tucker Tooley and Dan Keston. CAA is handling domestic rights.