Guy Pearce Among Cast of “Mis-Fits”
Guy Pearce and Cloris Leachman were the latest members of a quintet to join the upcoming comedy “Mis-Fits.” Joining Pearce and Leachman on the cast of the original comedy are actors Catalina Sandino Moreno, Seymour Cassel, and Virginie Ledoyen.
The film follows a “necro-detective” who tracks down long lost, dead relatives of individuals. The project marks the directorial debut of playwright L.D. Napier who also wrote the script for “Mis-Fits.” The film will begin production next May and be produced by Doug Claybourne along with his Make It Happen Productions.
Pearce last appeared in “The King’s Speech” and Leach last appeared in “The Women.” Napier previously made the documentary “The Incremental Injury.”