EXCLUSIVE: Keith L. Williams, Brady Noon, Molly Gordon and Midori Francis are joining Universal Pictures-Point Greys R-rated comedy Good Boys about four 12-year old boys who skip school and embark on a day-long adventure fraught with comedic peril across the San Fernando Valley.
Jacob Tremblay is already headlining the comedy, written by The Office alums Lee Eisenberg & Gene Stupnitsky, who are also making their feature directorial debut here. Universal acquired the script earlier this year in a competitive situation and the project, billed as being in the spirit of Superbad and Sausage Party, goes before the cameras later this month for a scheduled Aug. 16, 2019 release.
Universal Creative Executive Mika Pryce is overseeing the project at the studio with Production EVP Erik Baiers. Josh Fagen is overseeing for Point Grey and Brady Fujikawa for Good Universe. Point Grey principals Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and James Weaver are producing. Good Universes Nathan Kahane is EP.
Williams is known for his work on the Fox comedy series The Last Man on Earth in which he has played Jasper over 17 episodes.
Noon made his mark playing Tommy, the young son of slain gangster Jimmy Darmody on HBOs Boardwalk Empire.
Gordon recently starred in the New Line Melissa McCarthy comedy Life of the Party. She also stars on TNTs Animal Kingdom as Nicky and will be seen in the upcoming Annapurna Pictures Olivia Wilde-directed comedy Booksmart. Gordon first broke out in the Sean Penn-Michelle Pfeiffer movie I Am Sam.
Francis stars in this summers Oceans 8 and played the role of Emma Hsueh on Foxs Gotham.
Williams is represented by Coast To Coast Talent, Inc.; Noon is represented by Paradigm and Marilyn Zitner Management; Gordon is repped by UTA and The Burstein Company; and Francis is represented by Abrams Artists Agency and One Entertainment.