Stephen Frears works on Lay the Favorite

Rebecca Hall and Bruce Willis joins the cast of Stephen Frears return to form.

He has got the stars vying for his picture and the production has already started for the film. It is called Lay the Favorite. The film will star Bruce Willis and Rebecca Hall.

The film will be based on a book by Beth Raymer. The story of a young Ohio girl who becomes professionally involved with underground sports betting will be a reteaming of High Fidelity screenwriter D.V. DeVincentis and director Stephen Frears.

The film will be less violent, less sketchy version of the mob. This is the version of 50 year old math geek from Queens in basketball shorts who have pet guinea pigs. He has an intense pride in a very specific expertise and a lack of socialization.

Frears will be going back to his roots with this one. There will be a lot of expectations with this new film. We will keep you posted on developments.

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John has a keen sense of what ticks in the world of film. He can also be seen in three distinct short film titled Woken Shell, The Tea Shop in the Moon and The Waiting. Cinema has been the basic diet he has been on for the last 10 years. His personality can be judged by the choices of his films.


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