Family drama Walkaway Joe has announced the casting of Jeffrey Dean Morgan (The Walking Dead) and David Strathairn (The Expanse).
Walkaway Joe is the story of an unlikely friendship between a teenage boy searching for his father, who has abandoned his family. The boy takes to his bicycle to find his father and a wandering loner hiding from his past reluctantly takes in the boy.
Shooting on the film has already begun in St. John’s Parish, Louisiana. Tom Wright is directing from a script by Michael Milillo. Morgan has starred as Negan in “The Walking Dead” since the finale of the sixth season. David Strathairn recurred on Syfy come Amazon show The Expanse based on the novel series of the same name.