Noah Silver, Brittany Allen, Olivia Crocicchia to star

Noah Silver (“The Borgias”), Brittany Allen, Alex Beh, Olivia Crocicchia (“Rescue Me”) and Christian Alexander have been cast in indie thriller “Backgammon.”

Pic is based on the novella “Bloody Baudelaire” by R.B. Russell and directed by Francisco Orvananos, a helmer of shorts including “Ya No Estamos Juntos.” Film is produced Chris B. Moore and Orvananos, who also provided the script with Todd Niemi and Russell.

Story is set in a gothic mansion off the coast of Maine during an evening of alcohol-fueled poker.

Silver is represented by UTA and Ken McKreddie Associates. Allen is represented by the Kohner Agency and Sanders Armstrong Caserta Management. Beh is repped by Caliber Media Co. and attorney Matthew Wallerstein. Crocicchia is represented by UTA and One Entertainment. Alexander is repped by the House of Representatives and Howard Entertainment.

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