Josh Hutcherson has landed the lead role in the upcoming adaptation of THE LONG HOME. The film is set to be produced and directed by James Franco. Based on the 1999 novel by William Gay, the story follows a young and headstrong Tennessee carpenter lost his father years ago. He begins to realize that there is an evil group of people that that are starting to resurface, who could have been responsible for the murder of his father. Hutcherson is also set to star in the Franco directed project In Dubious Battle, based off of the novel by John Steinbeck.
Known for his role in the Hunger Games series with Jennifer Lawrence, Hutcherson stars in the upcoming final entry in the franchise The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer