Undiscovered Gyrl is an upcoming adaptation of Allison Burnett‘s novel of the same name, and according to the latest reports, Christian Slater and Justin Long have joined the cast which already includes Martin Sheen, Robert Patrick and Britt Robertson. Burnett will direct this indie drama from her own script, and for more details – make sure you check out the rest of this report…
Currently filming in Los Angeles, Allison Burnett‘s movie centers on a teen who decides to defer college for a year in order to find herself.
Britt Robertson stars as that girl who, driven by a longing to fill a void left by her alcoholic father enters into relationships with a young film professor, the father of a baby for whom she nannies, and a rare book dealer with a dark past. What a busy girl!
And, like all that’s not enough, she voyeuristically chronicles her adventures in a blog, but her life spirals out of control when pieces of the past begin to emerge.
As for the above mentioned cast, Robert Patrick stars as Robertson’s father, young film professor is Justin Long, Christian Slater is the father of a baby for whom she nannies, while Martin Sheen plays a rare book dealer.
According to THR, Undiscovered Gyrl will also co-star Lorraine Toussant, Zuleikha Robinson, Gia Mentegna, Max Carver and Maxwell Hoffman.
Stay tuned for more updates on this one!