Jake Gyllenhaal, Amy Adams to Star in Director Philip Seymour Hoffman's ‘Ezekiel Moss’

Jake Gyllenhaal, Amy Adams to Star in Director Philip Seymour Hoffman's 'Ezekiel Moss'

Keith Bunin wrote the Depression-era script, which follows a mysterious drifter with the ability to communicate with the dead

Jake Gyllenhaal and Amy Adams are set to star in Philip Seymour Hoffman’s sophomore feature “Ezekiel Moss,” an individual familiar with the project.

Keith Bunin wrote the Depression-era script, which follows a young boy living in a small town. He becomes friends with a mysterious drifter (Gyllenhaal) who appears to be able to communicate with the dead. Adams will play the boy’s widowed mother.

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Producers include Anthony Bregman of A Likely Story, Cathy Schulman of Mandalay Vision, Kevin Frakes of PalmStar Media Capital and Raj Brinder Singh of Merced Media Partners.

Adams recently received her fifth Oscar nomination for “American Hustle,” which Gyllenhaal next stars in A24’s “Enemy.” Both actors are represented by WME.

  • troyce key

    jeez he looks like death has its grip on him already.

  • proofread

    “… which Gyllenhaal next stars in A24’s “Enemy.”

    “which” should be “while?”

  • Roy_Munson

    First sentence is missing a word

  • zoomzoomer

    PSH died this morning? WTF?!?

  • Lavinia

    Toothy Tile indeed. Yikes, Jake.
    RIP PSH.

  • bobthelob

    Jake is not looking well

  • sharibee

    Now the mysterious drifter can speak to Phillip Seymour Hoffman, since he is dead now

  • Chuckawobbly

    Sad that this won't happen now…at least not with PSH at the helm. Jake looks really emaciated in this photo. Hope it's for a film and not a sign of bad health.