Lerner likes ‘1,000 to 1’ odds

Pic is produced by Bruce Gordon, Bob Burris

Michael Lerner has joined the cast of inspirational sports drama “1,000 to 1: The Cory Weissman Story.”

Produced by Bruce Gordon and Bob Burris, who also wrote the script, “1,000 to 1: The Cory Weissman Story” will be directed by Michael Levine.

Weissman, a gifted athlete who starred for his high school’s basketball team, was felled by a stroke. Lerner, repped by Ben Kowalczyk of Abrams Artists, plays the psychiatrist who guided Weissman through his recovery.

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