'Storytellers': McPhee, Bentley


Katharine McPhee and Wes Bentley are starring in the indie psychological drama "The Storyteller," which Robert Angelo Masciantonio is directing for Feverpitch Pictures. Anita Briem also is on board.

Bentley, repped by WMA and Untitled, plays a writer who goes on a downward spiral when his father dies, causing his assistant (McPhee) to start investigating whether his muse as well as narrator for his stories (Briem) is a figment of his imagination.

"Storyteller" is producing by Jeffrey Erb of Feverpitch, along with Jason Loftus and Patrick McDade. Joe Nicolo of Feverpitch is exec producing. An August shoot is planned.

McPhee is repped by CAA and Untitled. Briem is repped by UTA and Untitled. (partialdiff)