Alex Pettyfer, Mike Vogel , Jacques Colimon and Shakira Barrera will star in COLLECTION, the next feature for actress turned filmmaker Marianna Palka.
Palka, a Sundance darling, known for her role on the Emmy winning and SAG nominated series Glow, previously helmed EGG (2018), starring Christina Hendricks and Anna Camp, which premiered at Tribeca to rave reviews. This is her seventh film since her premiere film, GOOD DICK.
COLLECTION tells of a grieving father who grapples with the seedy, manipulative world of high stakes debt collection while struggling to shed the tragedies of his past. He’ll find himself pitted against his best friend, his prodigy and his love.
The Todd Friedman-penned film begins production later this month in Birmingham, AL. The Warner Davis Company produces alongside Dark Dreams Entertainment.
Warner Davis recently produced CAMP COLD BROOK starring Chad Michael Murray, Danielle Harris, and Courtney Gains.
British actor Pettyfer’s credits include Steven Soderbergh’s MAGIC MIKE, I AM NUMBER FOUR, ELVIS & NIXON opposite Michael Shannon, IN TIME opposite Justin Timberlake, and Lee Daniels’ THE BUTLER. He also starred in Christopher Radcliff and Lauren Wolkstein’s independent film, THE STRANGE ONES, which became a 2017 film festival favorite, winning the Special Jury Prize at the SXSW Film Festival.. His most recent credits include Piotr Szkopiak’s THE LAST WITNESS and 2018’s BACK ROADS, which also marked the actor’s directorial debut and went on to premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Vogel’s varied array of credits include Paramount’s CLOVERFIELD, Marcus Nispel’s 2003 remake of THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE, and more recently, BATTLE OF THE SEXES co-starring alongside Emma Stone and Steve Carell.
Colimon, a Haitian-American actor, singer/songwriter and human rights activist is best known for his role as “Will” in the Marc Webb / Chris Keyser Netflix series, “THE SOCIETY”. Most recently, Colimon was seen in the Halloween episode of the Hulu / Blumhouse anthology series, “INTO THE DARK” and is currently in post-production on his next Amazon / Blumhouse project, “NOCTURNE”.
Barrera, who works with Amigos de Nicaragua, is best known for her role as Yolanda on Netflix’s “GLOW”.