Singer and budding actor Nick Jonas will make his feature debut opposite Isabel Lucas in
Elizabeth Allen () is directing the thriller from Hyde Park-Image Nation and Troika Pictures.
Written by Chris Frisina and Gregg Hurwitz, centers on a young man (Jonas) who gets more than he bargained for when he starts having an affair with the young wife (Lucas) of an investment banker renting the lake house next door for the summer. Things go south when the husband turns up dead, revealing a substantial life insurance policy.
The film will begin shooting April 22 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Producing are Robert L. Stein, Michael A. Helfant and Bradley Gallo of Troika, which is coming off the surprise hit.
Also producing is Ashok Amritraj for Hyde Park and Kirk D’Amico.
Hyde Park International is selling the international rights, though many territories are already spoken for.