EXCLUSIVE: Rudy Pankow (Outer Banks) has signed on to star in The Crusades, a dramatic comedy from writer-director Leo Milano, which is able to shoot in Chicago this month.
The extremely stylized characteristic follows three pals at an all-boys highschool, as they attempt to survive one closing weekend earlier than merging with their rival college. It’s scripted by Milano, Jack Hussar and Shaun Early, who had been impressed to write down the pic, given their very own expertise attending an all-boys non-public highschool.
Pankow will lead the forged as Leo Grecco, a captivating and generally delusional dreamer who spends his life targeted on issues he can’t have.
Brent Madison is producing the mission beneath his and Milano’s Unhealthy Little Factor banner. Nicholas Turturro is exec producing, alongside his son, Nicholas Turturro III.
To this point, Pankow is greatest identified for his starring flip as JJ in Netflix’s standard teen drama Outer Banks, created by Josh Pate, Jonas Pate and Shannon Burke. The present, which debuted final April, will return for its second season later this summer season. The actor has additionally appeared, on the TV facet, in Performing for a Trigger, Resolve and The Politician, amongst different initiatives.
Pankow is represented by Ideally suited Expertise Company and Jackson Leisure.