Written on spec by Kyle Pennekamp and Scott Turpel, script follows a college graduate (Miles Teller, “Project X”) and his friends who have to lower their expectations about life as they enter the real world during a recession.
Braun will play Teller’s perpetually stoned pal who takes a job as a middle school teacher to pay the bills and comes to find his true calling as a basketball coach.
Jackson will play another one of Teller’s best friends who gets work as a day trader and learns that like most people, he has to start at the bottom and work his way up the company ladder.
Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher are producing “Get a Job” through their Double Feature Films banner.
Braun is repped by WME and Levine Okwu Erickson, while CAA and ML Management rep Jackson.