Jacob Latimore (The Chi) has joined the cast of romantic comedy The Last Summer.
Mike Karz, Bill Bindley, and Wayne Rice will produce the film which revolves around a group of young adults whose lives intersect in Chicago over the summer before they start college. Bill Blindley will direct a script he wrote alongside Scott Bindley with edits by April Prosser. Filming on the project is set to begin in May.
Producer Mike Karz had this to say about the young actor “Jacob clearly stands out as one of the best performers of his generation. We have been impressed with how thoughtful and deliberate he is in making his career choices.”
Latimore stars in Showtime drama The Chi, he has also appeared in The Maze Runner and Ride Along.