Vera Farmiga (Up in the Air), David Duchovny (The Joneses), Minnie Driver (Barney’s Version), Will Arnett (Jonah Hex), Ty Burrell (Modern Family) and Graham Phillips (Stolen Lives) will star in Goats.
Goats, a feature film adaptation of the Mark Jude Poirier novel of the same name, will be directed by Christopher Neil, a former acting coach.
The film follows teenager Ellis (Phillips) as he transfers to the East Coast prep school where his father (Burrell) made his mark as a student.
Duchovny will play the teenager father figure; Farmiga as his mother with Arnett and Driver playing her boyfriend and best friend, respectively. Russell will play the new wife of Ellis’ father.
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