Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr Viber
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Big 2015 Movie Preview
The 50 Best Films Of 2014
Review Of The Year 2014
Subscribe To Empire!
Save up to 70%
Empire
Film Studies 101
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
25 April 2015
First Official Image Of Jared Leto's Joker Revealed
He's having a laugh
Tomorrowland: A World Beyond Debuts Animated Story Segments
A little background on part of the film
Fox Halts The Deep Blue Good-By
Because Christian Bale is injured
Michael Green Re-Writing The Latest Wolverine Film
James Mangold may now direct it next
Michael Bay Posts Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 Images
Turtles not pictured
Fast & Furious 7 Again Sees Off The Competition At The US Box Office
The Age Of Adaline wins Friday but ends up third
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
16 December 2014
New Version Of The Craft In Development?
Any Wicca Way You Can
More Movie News

RELATED REVIEWS
Mr. Morgan's Last Love (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters (2013)
Empire Star Rating
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)
Empire Star Rating
Scream 4 (2011)
Empire Star Rating
Dirty Oil (2010)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

William H Macy Knows Walter
Virginia Madsen also on for the drama/comedy

04 July 2013  |  Written by James White  |  Source: Deadline

submit to reddit

William H Macy

William H Macy can usually be found in indie movies, even if he has to squeeze them in between seasons of the US version of Shameless. He’s part of the cast for another, Walter, based on a short film.

Walter, which will star the short’s original lead Andrew J West, follows a young man who believes that he’s the son of God and that he has to make sure he looks after the eternal destiny of everyone he meets. That's a tough job given that he also has to handle his loving yet neurotic mother, a low-paid job at a cinema and his unrequited love for one of his co-workers.

Virginia Madsen, Peter Facinelli, Justin Kirk, Neve Campbell, Leven Rambin and Milo Ventimiglia are also starring in the film, which Anna Mastro is making as her directorial debut. She’s cranking the cameras now in Indiana and Los Angeles from Paul Schoulberg’s script.

In addition to causing chaos on Shameless, Macy will also be seen in Clark Gregg’s Trust Me, Two-Bit Waltz and his latest directing project, Rudderless.


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Drew Struzan Documentary Draws Up A Trailer
The poster artist icon will be profiled
Disney Re-Scales Pete's Dragon
UPDATE: David Lowery in talks to direct his script


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
40 Of The Unlikeliest Movie Character Posters
Would you put these one-sheets on your wall?

Who Is The Vision, Anyway?
An introduction to Avengers: Age Of Ultron's newest addition

Jenny Agutter: Role by Role
From Tin to Captain America to The Railway Children

80 Of The Best Movie Star Adverts
From Sly Stallone selling bread to Hugh Jackman dancing for iced tea

Matthew Weiner Reveals 7 Mad Men Secrets
The showrunner on The Beatles and that lawnmower

Empire's Avengers: Age Of Ultron Review
Our verdict on what could be the biggest film of the year...

The 15 Most Controversial Alternate Endings
How some of your favourite films could have finished...

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Subscribe now and save up to 70%

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save money on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Subscribe now and save up to 70%
Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire Digital Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  Digital Edition  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)