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The team behind Sundance 2012 breakout film “Filly Brown” are reuniting, as Deadline reports actress Gina Rodriguez, director Youssef Delara and the “Filly Brown” producers will next tackle musically-tinged family drama “Marching Banda.” Rodriguez will play the single mother of a high school trumpet player. When the boy’s estranged father shows up, he bonds with his son and begins teaching traditional Mexican music to the school’s marching band. A summer production start is scheduled. Rodriguez made the TV guest-starring rounds on shows like “The Mentalist”, “Happy Endings” and a recurringRead More
Cima Productions, currently basking in the glow of rave reviews at Sundance for their directorial debut “Filly Brown”, have announced their next project, a psychological thriller to star young thesps Jake Hoffman and Nikki Reed. Deadline reported the news earlier today. “Filly Brown” helmer Youssef Delara will co-direct with producer Victor Teran, who also wrote the script. Set in the underground dubstep scene, the film follows Hoffman as a brilliant but introverted musician who falls for Reed’s young social worker. A romance blossoms then quickly withers, with “shocking and tragicRead More