Dustin Hoffman and Bobby Cannavale have both joined the cast of Jon Favreau’s upcoming indie comedy Chef. Favreau himself revealed the news with a Vine video that you can check out below!
The film is based on an original screenplay by Favreau, who is also directing and starring alongside Sofia Vergara, Scarlett Johansson, John Leguizamo and Robert Downey, Jr. Open Road Films will release the movie nationwide Mothers Day Weekend May 9, 2014.
Chef is the story of Carl Casper (Favreau), who loses his chef job and cooks up a food truck business in hopes of reestablishing his artistic promise. At the same time, he tries to reconnect with his estranged family.
Karen Gilchrist and Aldamisa’s Sergei Bespalov are producing.
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