'Walking Dead' thesp joins indie pic with Watts, Dillon
Norman Reedus is set to co-star in the indie pic “Sunlight Jr.” with Naomi Watts and Matt Dillon.Laurie Collyer is helming from a script she wrote. Pic revolves around a Florida couple dealing with an unexpected pregnancy while holding minimum wage jobs. Reedus will play Watts’ ex-boyfriend. Charlie Corwin, Ariel Elia and Andrea Roa are producing through Alchemedia Films. Pic is slated to go into production in December in Florida. Best known for his work in “The Boondock Saints” pics, Reedus can currently be seen as Daryl on AMC’s “The Walking Dead.” He is repped by Buchwald-Fortitude, Industry Entertainment and attorney Karl Austen.
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