Rob Lowe Cast in I MELT WITH YOU
Actor Rob Lowe has signed on to the cast of the upcoming indie film ‘I Melt With You.’ Screenwriter Glenn Porter and director Mark Pellington created the storyline for the ensemble thriller which Pellington will direct.
The film will tell the story of the pains of the male psyche in the modern world, focusing on the varying troubles different characters face. Lowe has been cast as a doctor whose struggles with a personal loss are leading him deeper into a drug abuse problem. Filming on the project will begin next month in and around Big Sur in Northern California. Lowe joins a cast that already includes Jeremy Piven and Thomas Jane.
Pellington and Porter have assembled an impressive cast given their focus on a micro-budget film. Production of the film, including the trio of actors” wages, will cost $1 million. Lowe recently made a deal to write his memoirs of acting entitled ‘Stories I Only Tell My Friends.