Christine Lahti has joined the cast of Tony Aloupis’ directorial debut Truck Stop.She joins Evan Peters, Kevin Alejandro and Juno Temple in the 1970s coming-of-age drama playing Peg, the relationship-scarred owner of a truck stop. The film, shooting in Los Angeles, is financed and produced through the Hacienda Film Co’s Cory Neal and Andrew Mysko alongside Aloupis Prods’ Joe Kreig. Bernie Gewissler will also produce. Lahti is repped by ICM and Management 360.
EXCLUSIVE: Evan Peters (American Horror Story, Kick-Ass) and Juno Temple (Atonement, The Dark Knight Rises) will star in director Tony Aloupis’ feature debut Truck Stop. The 1970′s-set coming-of-age drama, written by Aloupis, centers around an unlikely friendship between a high-schooler with cerebral palsy (Peters) and a troubled runaway with a dark past (Temple). The film, shooting in Los Angeles, is being financed and produced via The Hacienda Film Company’s Cory Neal and Andrew Mysko alongside Aloupis Productions’ Joe Kreig. Bernie Gewissler will also produce. Peters who recently worked on Scott Coffey’s Adult World is repped by CAA. Temple’s recent work includes The Three Musketeers, Killer Joe and Small Apartments. She is repped by UTA and Troika.