How to Make it in America star Bryan Greenberg is creating his directorial debut with the opioid drama Junction.
The movie about Big Pharma and its impact on American overall health care, which Greenberg also wrote and stars in, has an ensemble forged led by A single Tree Hill stars Sophia Bush and Hilarie Burton, Jamie Chung, Michaela Conlin and Hill Harper. Verdi Productions and Public Faculty Productions are producing.
Greenberg’s Junction addresses the opioid disaster in The us from 3 distinct details of view: the CEO of a pharmaceutical company, a health practitioner, and a client. Just about every character comes confront to facial area with their decisions and their part in the epidemic.
Greenberg will also star in the movie, which is set to shoot in the spring 2022 in Rhode Island. Chad A. Verdi (The Irishman) is generating together with Aaron Kaufman (Sin City: A Dame to Destroy For), Anthony Gudas, Michelle Verdi, Chad Verdi Jr., Paul Luba and Scott Annan and Thomas Sandgaard of The Sandgaard Foundation.
“This is a extremely particular story to me, as I’m sure it will be for tens of millions of folks who have located by themselves affected by this crisis. I’m honored to be doing the job alongside the Verdi team, Aaron Kaufman, Anthony Gudas, and The Sandgaard Basis to deliver my eyesight to everyday living,” Greenberg stated in a assertion.
Greenberg’s preceding function also incorporates Tv set series A single Tree Hill, and Vice, starring together with Bruce Willis and Thomas Jane. Chung appeared in the films Developed Ups, Premium Hurry and The Hangover Section II.
Verdi Productions a short while ago produced Johnny & Clyde, starring Megan Fox and Tyson Ritter, and Wash Me In The River, starring Robert De Niro and John Malkovich. Both of those films will be released later this yr.
“This movie will adjust the minds of hundreds of thousands and present folks just how greedy and corrupt our well being technique is. It sickens me how Massive Pharma receives absent with murder,” producer Verdi added in a assertion.