LOS ANGELES, CA — Boyd Kestner and Natalie Imbruglia will star in an independent family comedy called “Little Loopers” currently in production in Palm Springs, California.
Natalie is best known to audiences as Beth Brennan in the popular Australian soap opera Neighbours, as well as her starring role in Johnny English. Natalie is also an accomplished singer/songwriter selling over 6 million albums. Boyd Kestner has many memorable roles in iconic films such as Hannibal, Black Hawk Down, and G.I. Jane.
Written and Produced by Boyd Kestner “Little Loopers” is the story of a once promising golfer named Hutch McGee (Boyd Kestner), who after a mishap with the law, is sentenced to community service. Hutch is then forced into a coaching position for “First Tee”, the outreach program for children ages 10-16.
Initially, Hutch just wants to serve his time and makes no effort to better the lives of the children, a hilarious quintet of kids, but once he begins his work, he is smitten by the organization’s director, a beautiful, devoted woman named Kristin Wright (Natalie Imbruglia).
It is through Kristin’s commitment to the children that Hutch slowly begins to change his ways. Along the way, he begins to bond with the children in a way he could never have imagined.
The cast also includes Rob Morrow (Numb3rs) as Big Earl Boyd as Louis, Jay Ferguson (Mad Men) as Todd and Gregg Bello (The Wrestler) as Joe the Bartender.
Directed by Jimmy Valdez and Produced by Chris Barish and Jimmy Valdez of Barish/Valdez Entertainment. BV2 is a newly formed production company by Christopher Barish and Jim Valdez with an initial focus on family entertainment.
The company just wrapped production on its first feature film “Zoey to the Max” starring Amy Smart and Grant Bowler and is currently in production on “Little Loopers” starring Rob Morrow, Natalie Imbruglia, Morris Chestnut and Boyd Kestner.
Imbruglia is currently represented by Leigh Brillstein at Resolution and Todd Diener and Katie Rhodes at Untitled Entertainment.