Film

Watch a trailer for Taylor Schilling’s crime-comedy ‘Take Me’

Nothing is easy

Taylor Schilling and Pat Healy star in a new crime-comedy from Executive Producers Jay and Mark Duplass. In the film Ray Moody (Pat Healy) is a fledgling entrepreneur, trying to get his company off the ground in Los Angeles. His business is Kidnap Solutions LLC, specializing in abductions that provide alternative therapy for his clients. The studio teases the film stating, “When a mysterious call contracts him for a weekend kidnapping with a handsome payday at the end, Ray jumps at the opportunity. But the job, and his target – business consultant Anna St. Blair (Orange Is the New Black’s Taylor Schilling) – may not be all that they seem.” You will most likely hear much more about the film over the next few weeks, it is schedule to hit the Tribeca Film Festival.

“Take Me” is one part crime-thriller and 2 parts comedy, and serves as the feature directorial debut of Pat Healy, The actor has appeared in more than 40 films including Compliance, Cheap Thrills, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and Magnolia. Joining Schilling and Healy in the film are Alycia Delmore and Jim O’Heir. You can watch the first trailer for the film below, from the studio’s YouTube channel.

Schilling has starred in several films over the past few years, though most people know her as Piper Chapman in the popular series “Orange Is the New Black”. If you plan on catching the film in theaters, “Take Me” will premiere on May 5, 2017 on digital platforms. If you happen to live in NY or LA, The Orchard will be releasing the film in select theaters, but everyone else can hit up the digital-store of their choosing. The weekend will be a little crowded at the box-office, with Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy 2” and TWC film “3 Generations” hitting movie-theaters across the country.