David Arquette has been tapped to star in the upcoming indie feature Apalachin.
Arquette will play the lead in the film based a true story. According to Deadline, he will play Ed Croswell who is responsible for foiling Vito Genovese’s plan to go with 50 friends and colleagues to the town of Apalachin in upstate New York. Croswell’s moves exposed the mob to the public.
Apalachin is helmed by Danny A. Abeckaser who will direct and pen the script alongside Jon Carlo.
The shooting of the independent feature began Monday. The film is expected to be released in 2019.