EXCLUSIVE: The LA noir thriller The Go-Getters has been renamed Ten Cent Pistol, and Joe Mantegna and Adam Arkin are joining the cast. Ten Cent Pistol, which includes the previously reported Jena Malone, is about two brothers whose crimes have spirally consequences. JT Alexander and Damon Alexander play brothers Jacob and Esau. Mantegna will play Punchy, a corrupt lawyer with a gift for gab. Arkin will play Nir Zir, a doctor with a lot of patients in the underworld. Brendan Sexton III, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Emilio Rivera and Haylie Duff also have been cast in the film, which is shooting now in LA. Ten Cent Pistol is written and directed by Michael C. Martin. Matt Tauber, the Alexanders and Andy Hyde of Route 17 Entertainment are producing. Mantegna is repped by ICM Partners. Arkin is also repped by ICM Partners and managed by Principal Entertainment.
Jena Malone has joined the cast of the indie film The Go Getters. Malone, who recently starred in the cable ratings-record breaking Hatfields & McCoys, will play the female lead in the LA noir thriller, a struggling actress who gets caught up in a heist planned by two underworld brothers. The Go Getters is directed by Michael C. Martin. Matt Tauber, Damon Alexander, JT Alexander and Andy Hyde of Route 17 Entertainment are producing. Malone, who starred in Zack Snyder’s Sucker Punch in 2011, is repped by Gersh and attorney Bob Wallerstein.