Actor Sam Rechner has been roped in to play a key role in veteran filmmaker Steven Spielberg’s yet-untitled semi-autobiographical movie. According to Variety, the Australian actor joins the ensemble solid that features Oscar-nominee Michelle Williams, Seth Rogen, Paul Dano, Julia Butters and Gabriel LaBelle.
The movie is alleged to be loosely primarily based on Spielberg’s childhood rising up in Arizona. The filmmaker co-wrote the script with Tony Kushner, who has beforehand labored with him on motion pictures similar to Munich and Lincoln.
Though the plot particulars are scarce for the time being, the movie will reportedly deal with the primary character as a younger youngster and teenage. The protagonist will probably be residing in Phoenix, Arizona, which is the place Spielberg lived in the late Fifties and early Sixties. The movie may also study the character’s relationship along with his dad and mom and be break up throughout time intervals.
Dano will probably be enjoying a model of Spielberg’s father, Arnold, whereas Williams and Rogen, will play the Oscar-winning director’s mom and uncle, respectively. Each of the characters may have a novel voice separate from the actual folks, who function the inspiration.
The challenge will probably be Spielberg’s follow-up movie to his West Side Story remake. He will produce the challenge with Kushner and Kristie Macosko Krieger.