Source: The Hollywood Reporter
The Hollywood Reporter
says that actors Joseph Gordon-Levitt
and Rainn Wilson
have joined Natalie Portman
, an indie dramedy written and being directed by Spencer Susser
The story centers on a loser 20-something who invades the life of an awkward 13-year-old who is living with a pill-popping father and grandmother.
Gordon-Levitt is playing the title character, a good and bad influence on the boy's life. Wilson is the dad trying to keep his family together after the death of his wife.
Portman, who is co-producing the film, plays a supermarket worker for whom the kid falls for after she saves him from a bully.
begins shooting next week in Los Angeles.