James Roday is set to helm Gravy. The dark comedy follows a group that descends on a Mexican cantina on Halloween with a taste for more than what is on the menu. The Psych actor and Todd Harthan wrote the film. This isn’t Roday’s first time behind the camera. As well as starring in the USA Network series, Roday has written and directed a number of episodes of Psych. Gravystarts shooting today in LA. The film features Sarah Silverman, Michael Weston, Jimmi Simpson, Sutton Foster, Lily Cole, Gabourey Sidibe, Paul Rodriguez, Molly Ephraim, Lothaire Bluteau, Gabriel Luna and Ethan Sandler. Kerry Rock and Craig Chapman are producing with The Solution Entertainment Group’s Myles Nestel, Larry Taube and Harthan as executive producers. Dominic Ottersbach and Steak House are co-producing. Synchronicity Entertainment is the film’s sales agent. James Roday is repped by CAA and Principal Entertainment LA.
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