John-DeLuca-InsertThe cast of ‘Staten Island Summer’ is wrapping up quite nicely for Lorne Michaels and John Goldwyn, just a week after Ashley Greene (Twilight) joined the cast, it has now been confirmed that Paramount Insurge has signed ‘Teen Beech Movie’ star John DeLuca.
DeLuca will take the lead role in the new film, being directed by Rhys Thomas, the project is a coming-of-age comedy about a group of friends and thier last summer before college. In the film Danny (Graham Phillips) is almost ready to setoff for Harvard, in their last summer together his best friend Frank (Zach Pearlman) gets the two jobs as lifeguards.
DeLuca enters as Anthony DiBuono, a new friend that wishes to join the Navy. Production on the film will begin this month, and it will be shot right here in New York. Producing the film are Lorne Michaels and John Goldwyn.