David Jacobson (“Down in the Valley”) is set to direct from a script by Matthew F. Jones, based on Jones’ novel of the same name.
Dorff stars as Charlie Rankin, an ex-con who hooks up with a former porn actress and sets out to exact revenge on two people who hurt him in the past.
Monaghan will play the ex-porn star who’s now a poetry-writing junkie, while Winstone will play the Buddha, a prison lifer who looked out for Charlie while he was in the clink.
Dorff next stars opposite Christina Ricci and Nick Swardson in Columbia Pictures’ sex comedy “Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star.” Thesp has also wrapped Tarsem Singh’s “Immortals” for Relativity Media and the Anchor Bay thriller “Jacked,” which co-stars Maria Bello. Additionally, Dorff is set to appear in the indies “The Motel Life” and “Officer Down.”
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Winstone recently voiced a role in Paramount’s “Rango” and reunited with his “The Departed” director Martin Scorsese on “Hugo Cabret,” which Par is set to release Nov. 23.
ICM reps Dorff, Winstone and Monaghan.