EXCLUSIVE: Mena Suvari (American Beauty, Reagan) will star alongside Dermot Mulroney, Darren Mann and extra in Breakwater, an indie from writer-director James Rowe and Loose Cannon Pictures, which is at the moment in manufacturing in North Carolina.
The crime thriller revolves round Dovey (Mann), a younger ex-con who breaks his parole and crosses state traces as a way to observe down the estranged daughter of fellow inmate Ray Childress (Mulroney).
Suvari will painting Kendra, the audacious and alluring supervisor of a restaurant close to the state jail, who affords newly launched inmates their first style of the surface world.
The movie cast by Orly Sitowitz and Stacey Pianko additionally stars Alyssa Goss (The Bobby Brown Story), Sonja Sohn (The Wire), and Celia Rose Gooding (Broadway’s Jagged Little Pill).
Matt Paul, Larry Hummel, Edward Winters and Dana Lustig are producing.
Suvari is a SAG Award winner who discovered her breakthrough roles in Universal’s American Pie franchise, and in Sam Mendes’ Best Picture winner, American Beauty. The actress will subsequent be seen reverse Dennis Quaid in Sean McNamara’s Reagan, and in Kevin Lewis’ horror pic, The Accursed. She has additionally appeared on the movie aspect in titles together with Loser, Spun, Rumor Has It…, Domino, Beauty Shop, and Factory Girl. Her TV credit embody American Horror Story, Chicago Fire, and Six Feet Under.
Suvari is represented by Innovative Artists, Management Production Entertainment and Jackoway Austen Tyerman.