EXCLUSIVE: Causal star Tommy Dewey and Midnight, Texas lead Francois Arnaud are attached to star in writer-director Marc Carlini’s indie film She’s in Portland, which Carlini also is producing under his Tilt/Shift Films banner.
It follows two thirtysomething guys who, after a college reunion, decide to take a road trip up the California coast to find Maggie, the one that got away. Dewey plays Wes, a charismatic East Coast banker grappling with a stressful home life and a marriage that’s gone cold. Arnaud is Luke, a Los Angeles creative struggling with his career and life as a lonely single guy.
Jeremy Alter also is producing the project.
In addition to Casual, Dewey recurred on the CBS medical drama Code Black and is the co-creator, executive producer and star of Verizon/go90’s Now We’re Talking. He’s repped by the Kohner Agency, Industry Entertainment and Myman, Greenspan, Fineman.
Arnaud stars in the new NBC series, Midnight Texas, which premieres tonight. On the film side, he’ll be seen in Brian Crano’s upcoming Permission opposite Rebecca Hall and Dan Stevens. Arnaud is repped by APA, Lasher Group and Bloom Hergott.
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