The movie has started shooting in Mobile, Ala., with Jake Goldberger directing from his own script. Rita Volk (“Faking It”), Jake Abel and Taylor John Smith (“Insidious: Chapter 3”) are also starring.
Producers are Alex Ginzburg and Tony Lee (“Geezer”) for their Let It Play banner and Jim Young (“The Words”) for Animus Films.
Highmore portrays an unmotivated man in his mid 20s still living at home with his mother and stepfather who falls for a young woman who has a serious boyfriend.
Highmore stars as Norman Bates in A&E’s “Bates Motel” and will next be seen in the upcoming miniseries “Close to the Enemy.” Rush will co-star in Jack Black’s “Goosebumps” and Osment was most recently seen in “Entourage.”
Goldberger’s directing credits include “Don McKay,” starring Thomas Haden Church, Elisabeth Shue and Melissa Leo, and “Life of a King,” starring Cuba Gooding Jr., Dennis Haysbert and Lisa Gay Hamilton. He’s repped by APA and Industry.
Osment is repped by APA, MGMT Entertainment, and Edelstein, Laird and Sobel.