The Hollywood Reporter has posted that Irish-born actor Robert Sheehan will join David Tennant in Dean Devlin’s new movie ‘Bad Samaritan’.
Sheehan played Nathan Young in E4’s science fiction comedy-drama ‘Misfits’. A series that surrounds a group of young offenders sentenced to work in a community service program where they obtain supernatural powers. The award-nominated actor has also appeared in such shows as ‘Fortitude’ and The Tudors’.
‘Bad Samaritan’ centres on two young car valets who use their business as a front to burglarise houses of their unsuspecting patrons. Life is good for these petty thieves until they target the wrong house.
The new film will be directed by Devlin of Dean Devlin’s Electric Entertainment with a screenplay by Brandon Boyce. Electric’s Marc Roskin and Rachel Olschan are producing alongside Devlin.
The film is expected to begin shooting later this year in the greater Portland, Oregon area.