exclusive: Courtney Eaton (yellow jacket) and Thomas Mann (Me and Earl and the dying girl) will star Brittany Snow‘s feature film directorial debut, September 17, Entertaining for Yale. Gina Rodriguez (virgin jane) and Joel McHale (Community) will also join the previously announced Scott Mescudi (aka Kid Cudi) as part of the supporting cast.
recently packaged September 17 It revolves around Riley (Eaton), who recently struggled with addictions to food and body image and was recently released from rehab. She soon meets Ethan (Mann) and finds herself torn between unconditional love and a new addiction. Francesca Real (Stranger Things), Jennifer Westfelt (younger), Ekaterina Baker (card counter) and Katherine Gallagher (you) rounds out the film’s cast based on an original story by Snow, who co-wrote the script with Becca Gleason.
Jordan Yale Levine and Jordan Beckman are producing under their Yale Entertainment banner, along with Lizzie Shapiro (Shiva baby) for the space program. Executive producers include The Space Program’s Gus Dearoff, Michael J. Rothstein, Eric Broughton, Patrick Heaphy, Jeff Tussi, Kyle Stroud, Jason Kringstein, Matthew Helderman, Luke Taylor, Russell Posternak and Clay Pecorin.
Eaton is an Australian actress who played the vulnerable Cheedo in George Miller’s Oscar-winning film Mad Max: Fury Roadalong with Charlize Theron — most recently as teenage Lottie on the acclaimed Showtime series yellow jacket, has been renewed for a second season.The actress is also featured in Alex Proyas’ fantasy photoshoot egyptian gods Thriller with Steven C. Miller responsibility rangeand other items.
Mann is best known for his lead role as Greg in coming-of-age dramas Me and Earl and the dying girl Side by side with Olivia Cook.He’ll be appearing next in A24’s comedy Marcel shell in shoeshas previously appeared in such Plan X, Kong: Skull Island, halloween kill, it’s an interesting story, beautiful creature, Stanford Prison Experiment and roadblock. The actor has also appeared in the following series Title Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty, Moon Base 8 and fargo. Other upcoming projects include rom-com About destiny with emma roberts and comedy corabora i. led by hacker Break through Megan Stott.
Rodriguez is best known for her titular role on The CW virgin jane and also appears in the following functions I want you Back, billionaire, Miss Barra, annihilate and Deepwater Horizon. She was named lead ABC pilot in March not deadand will also appear on the show soon lost oli (Netflix) and woman on the brink of a nervous breakdown (Apple TV+) and movies player and just like before.
McHale is an Emmy-nominated actor, comedian, writer and producer best known for his appearance as Jeff Winger on NBC Communityas well as hosting the satirical weekly show soup Front! Between 2004 and 2015.Recent film work includes Queen Needle, Becky, Game over, man!, futile and stupid gesture and Assassination Nation. He’ll also be appearing in the Elaine Stern comedy soon california king With Victoria Justice and Jimmy Tatro.
Other upcoming projects from Yale Entertainment include the recently completed thriller Killing Roomstarring Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Manganiello and Maya Hawke, based on his novel by writer-director David Duchovny Bucky fuck denthe will also star.
Eaton is represented by ICM Partners, Authentic Talent and Literary Management and Sloane, Offer, Weber & Dern; Mann by UTA, Industry Entertainment and Hansen, Jacobson, Teller; WME and Rodriguez of Jackoway Austen Tyerman; UTA and McHale of Johnson Shapiro Slewett & Kole Reale by Gersh and Atlas Artists; Westfeldt by Creative Artists and Vault Entertainment; Gallagher by Gersh and One Entertainment.