Emilie de Ravin has signed on “Love and Other Troubles”. The Finnish romantic comedy is about the former child star Ville and his eccentric father who both fall in love with the same woman – a funny and quirky American student who teaches country line-dancing at the local activity center.
According to Ilta Sanomat, the Finnish actors Jussi Nikkilä and Ville Virtanen will star opposite Emilie de Ravin.
Shooting starts in July in Finland with an expected finish date at the end of August 2011.
The screenplay was written by Katri Manninen and Samuli Valkama, who also directs the movie. “Love and Other Troubles” is the first feature film by the award winning short-film director. Jesse Fryckman will produce.
“The Chameleon” will be released in selected theaters starting July 8, 2011
Emilie supports the Catalyst Foundation, June 19th, 2011