Ray Romano Feature Directorial Dramedy Adds Jacob Ward & Sadie Stanley – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Ray Romano’s untitled characteristic directorial debut dramedy, which Deadline first reported, is including Jacob Ward and Sadie Stanley (Kim Doable, The Goldbergs, Lifeless to Me).

Written by Romano and Mark Stegemann (Scrubs, Elevating Hope, Preacher), the pic follows Leo (Romano) and Angela Russo (Metcalf), residing a easy, blue-collar life in Queens, surrounded by the massive personalities of their overbearing Italian-American household. When their lanky, soft-spoken son, ‘Sticks’
(performed by Ward), finds success on his highschool basketball staff and an opportunity at a life past what custom expects, Leo tears the household aside, making an attempt to make it occur.

Ward and Stanley be part of beforehand introduced solid of Romano, Laurie Metcalf, Jennifer Esposito, Dierdre Friel, Jon Manfrellotti, Danny Garcia, Erik Griffin, June Gable, Sebastian Maniscalco, Tony Lo Bianco, Adam Kaplan, Katie Kreisler, Franco Maicas, and Jennifer Simard.

ICM is repping distribution rights on the movie. The movie is produced by Bona Fide Productions Albert Berger & Ron Yerxa (Little Miss Sunshine, Nebraska, Peanut Butter Falcon) together with Romano and Stegemann, co-produced by Ally Romano with Chris Stinson and Amy Greene (Sound of Metallic, Knives Out) serving as EPs.

Ward is repped by Exercise and MGMT Artists. Stanley is represented by Gersh, AEFH, Stagecoach Leisure, and Goodman, Genow, Schenkman, Smelkinson & Christopher.


Leave a Comment

%d bloggers like this: