Engvall, Cyrus comedy starts Florida shoot

Laffer “Bait Shop,” starring Bill Engvall and Billy Ray Cyrus, has begun lensing in Orlando, Fla.

Engvall plays a small-town bait-shop owner who faces foreclosure in the pic, which Lionsgate Home Entertainment will distribute as a DVD feature. Cyrus will play Engvall’s rival, a hotshot pro fisherman.

C.B. Harding is helming and J.P. Williams and Alan Blomquist produce.

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