Filmmaker H. Nelson Tracy has actually registered the 2 leads for the upcoming movieBreakup Season Serving as the launching function for the writer-director, the film is set to begin shooting later on this month in La Grande, Oregon, per a brand-new report byDeadline Chandler Riggs, the previous kid star who increased to popularity as Carl Grimes on The Walking Dead, has actually handled among the 2 lead functions along with Samantha Isler (Molly’s Game). Rounding out the cast are James Urbaniak (The Fabelmans), Jacob Wysocki (Loosely Exactly Nicole), Brook Hogan, Carly Stewart, and Kailey Rhodes.

In the film, Riggs plays a boy who brings his sweetheart (Isler) back house to his rural home town in Oregon to fulfill his household for the very first time throughout the vacation season, however as what tends to occur in Christmas- themed dramedies, the “introduction doesn’t go as planned.” Its Oregon setting was extremely purposeful as Nelson has actually stated while discussing the movie in the brand-new report.

“I first visited La Grande, Oregon in the fall of 2019 for the annual Eastern Oregon Film Festival,” Nelson describes. “I immediately saw the Grande Ronde Valley as having untapped cinematic potential, and shortly thereafter began developing a project tailor-made for this location. Pairing a cast this strong with a spectacular and unique setting will create the cinematic magic that makes us all love film.”

Breakup Season is produced by Tracey along with Static Films’ Stephen Mastrocola, Rafi Jacobs, andLiana Montemayor Eastern Oregon Film Festival co-founder Christopher Jennings is likewise producing.

Samantha Isler Will Co-Star in Breakup Season

Samantha Isler

Riggs matured with his function on The Walking Dead, looking like a primary character in the very first 8seasons He has actually revealed another side to him with his function as Patrick “PJ” Nelson in the ABC series AMillion Little Things On the movie side, Riggs has actually appeared in films like Mercy, Keep Watching, and Inherit theViper He is likewise supplying his voice to Clark Kent/Superman in the animated function Justice League X Rwby.

Isler might be best understood for playing the teenage variation of Jessica Chastain’s titular character in the 2017 movieMolly’s Game That followed functions in the movies Home Run, Dig Two Graves, andCaptain Fantastic She likewise had a primary function in the series Sean Saves the World and had looks in the television programs Supernatural and Grey’s Anatomy.

Breakup Season does not yet have a release date set at this time.