James Caan, Louis Gossett Jr. Join 'A Fighting Man'
The Canadian indie has started production in Toronto, with Kim Coates and Dominic Purcell co-starring.
TORONTO – James Caan, Louis Gossett Jr. and Kim Coates have jumped on board the Canadian boxing movie A Fighting Man by writer/director Damian Lee.
The indie, which started shooting in Toronto this week, also stars Dominic Purcell, Famke Janssen, Adam Beach, Michael Ironside and Sheila McCarthy.
The picture from Rollercoaster Entertainment and Vortex Words + Pictures is produced by Gary Howsam and Bill Marks, with Jeff Sackman executive producing.
A Fighting Man portrays two men who meet head to head in the ring for a fight that will change their lives.
Lee's recent directing credits include A Dark Truth, which starred Andy Garcia, Eva Longoria and Forest Whitaker and the upcoming Breakout, starring Brendan Fraser and Dominic Purcell.