by: Sammy Mink
Morris Chestnut is set to star in Jon Cassar’s WHEN THE BOUGH BREAKS. The thriller follows a couple whose marriage is threatened when their baby’s surrogate becomes obsessed with wanting the husband and baby for herself. Chestnut will star alongside Regina Hall. Cassar is directing from a script penned by Karl Gajdusek and Jack Olsen.
Chestnut got his start playing Ricky Baker in Boyz n the Hood before going on to star in The Best Man, Two Can Play That Game, Kick-Ass 2, and The Call. On the TV side, Chestnut has starred in V, American Horror Story, and, most recently, Legends on TNT. Next up, he’s set to star in the thriller The Perfect Guy, Scott Mann’s Bus 657, and Malcolm D. Lee’s The Best Man Wedding.
Chestnut is repped by Gersh and LINK Entertainment.