Tom Arnold has joined indie thriller “The Curse of Downers Grove” opposite Bella Heathcote, Lucas Till and Kevin Zegers.
Directed by Derick Martini from a script he co-wrote with Bret Easton Ellis and adapted from Michael Hornburg’s novel, pic centers on a paranoid high school senior who is worried about an apparent curse that takes the life of one student every year at the school.
Arnold will portray a brutal and abusive father who keeps his son (Zegers) supplied with steroids for his would-be pro-football career. Oren Segal, Jason Dubin and Chiara Trento are producing.
Arnold is repped by APA and Erik Kritzer of KLWGN Entertainment.