Til Schweiger has joined the cast of THE NECESSARY DEATH OF CHARLIE COUNTRYMAN. Schweiger joins a top notch ensemble that includes Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen and Melissa Leo. Schweiger is set to play the role of Darko, a strip club owner and the former friend of Mikkelsen’s mob boss character.
Schweiger, who is perhaps best known for playing psychotic Nazi killer Hugo Stiglitz in “Inglourious Basterds”, most recently performed in the romantic comedies “This Means War” and “New Year’s Eve”.
Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa are set to produce through Bona Fide Productions alongside Bill Horberg, while Craig J. Flores will produce through Voltage Pictures with exec producer Nicolas Chartier.
Schweiger is repped by Anonymous Content.