The film centers on a struggling musician (Meester) who becomes the legal guardian of a 12-year-old musical prodigy (Shatkin). Armstrong will play Meester’s boyfriend while Messing will play the young boy’s mother. Fabio Golombek, James Jones, Josh Kesselman, Danny Sherman and Uri Singer will produce.
Meester, best known for starring in “Gossip Girls”, is no slouch on the music side, having sang on Cobra Starship’s hit single “Good Girls Go Bad.” She last appeared in the films “The Oranges” and “That’s My Boy” and is repped by WME.
Messing starred in the TV series “Smash” and on the film side was last seen in “Nothing Like the Holidays.”
Armstrong serves as the frontman for “Green Day.” He and Messing are both repped by Gersh.