Veteran actor Steve Buscemi joins Judd Apatow's comedy film
The film is a coming-of-age comedy set in Staten Island and will incorporate elements of SNL comic Pete Davidson’s life
Steve Buscemi has boarded filmmaker Judd Apatow's upcoming comedy film. According to reports, Kevin Corrigan, Domenick Lombardozzi and Mike Vecchione are also part of the cast.
Details are scarce. but it is reported that the film, set in New York's Staten Island, will use elements from SNL comic Pete Davidson's life. Apatow is attached to direct from a script he co-wrote along with Davidson and Dave Sirus.
The film, a coming-of-age comedy set in Staten Island, will incorporate elements of Davidson’s life. Further plot details are being kept under wraps, as well as the roles of the announced cast members Already announced cast includes Davidson, Marisa Tomei, Maude Apatow, Bill Burr, Bel Powley, and Pamela Adlon.
Buscemi was most recently seen in Jim Jarmusch’s The Dead Don’t Die, which premiered at Cannes. Corrigan’s past credits include Pineapple Express and Knight of Cups, while Lombardozzi was last seen in Ray Donovan’s most recent season. Vecchione appears on Comedy Central’s “This Week at the Comedy Cellar.”
Production starts this summer in New York, with the pic set to bow on June 19, 2020.