It’s been revealed that Jason Sudeikis and Rose Byrne have signed up to star in Tumbledown, a romantic comedy that Sean Mewshaw will direct from an original screenplay by Desiree Van Til. according to Variety.
In the film, a young widow (Byrne) falls for a brash New York writer (Sudeikis) who barrels into her rural Maine town to investigate the death of her husband, a folk-music hero.
Mewshaw and Van Til are making their feature directing and screenwriting debuts with the movie, which will go before the cameras this October in Vancouver, B.C. Their previous collaboration, the short film, Last Night, based on a James Salter story, starred Frances McDormand and premiered at the Venice Film Festival.