EXCLUSIVE: John Goodman, Stephanie Sigman, Adrian Martinez, Kal Penn and Emily Robinson have joined Bruce Willis in the Mark & Robb Cullen-directed untitled comedy for Voltage Pictures that just got underway in Venice Beach. They round out a cast that includes Jason Momoa, Thomas Middleditch and Famke Janssen. Willis plays an L.A.-based private investigator whose professional and personal worlds collide after his loving pet Buddy is stolen by a notorious gang. A series of bizarre circumstances find him doing the gang’s bidding, while being chased by two vengeful Samoan brothers, a loan shark’s goons, and a few other shady characters.
Goodman will play Willis’ best friend and confidant. Sigman, who plays a Bond girl in the upcoming 007 film Spectre, will be playing Momoa’s girlfriend. Martinez, who most recently appeared in Focus, plays the owner of a local pizza joint that seeks out Willis’ help with a problem. Penn has been cast as a grocery store clerk that extorts Willis’ character.
Nicolas Chartier, Zev Foreman, Laura Ford, and the Cullens are producing. Patrick Newall, Jonathan Deckter, and Stephen Eads will serve as executive producers. Goodman and Penn are repped by Gersh. Sigman is repped by ICM, Primary Wave Entertainment and Morris Yorn Barnes Levine Krintzman Rubenstein Kohner & Gellman. Martinez is repped by Pheonix Artists. The Cullens are repped by WME and Robinson is repped by Innovative and Marilyn Zitner.