EXCLUSIVE: Romantic comedy The Escort has found its lead in Lyndsy Fonseca, the Kick-Ass actress who’s coming off a four-season run on The CW’s Nikita. Pic tracks a sex-obsessed journalist (Michael Doneger) who throws himself into the world of high class escorts when he starts following a Stanford-educated prostitute. Will Slocombe (Cold Turkey, Crime Fiction) is directing from a script by Doneger and Brandon A. Cohen, with Doneger, Bruce Campbell, Tommy Dewey, Rumer Willis, Rachel Resheff, and Sonya Walger rounding out the cast. Filming on the Cloverhill Pictures production is underway in LA. Blake Goza is producing and Tyler Konney is executive producer on the project. Taylor & Dodge is repping the film worldwide. Fonseca, who also played Daughter on CBS’s hit sitcom How I Met Your Mother, is repped by ICM Partners and Management 360. Doneger is repped by APA, Underground, and Lev Ginsburg. Willis is repped by APA, Untitled, and attorney Bianca Levin. Campbell is repped by APA and attorney Bill Jacobson. Resheff is repped by APA and Industry Entertainment.
Lyndsy Fonseca To Lead ‘The Escort’ With Bruce Campbell, Rumer Willis, Sonya Walger & More
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