Rebel Wilson and Charles Melton are lined up to star in road trip comedy ‘K-Pop: Lost in America.’
The 42-year-old actress and 31-year-old “Riverdale” star would be the first choice to direct Korean filmmaker JK Youn’s film, reports Deadline.
The script comes from Jeff Kaplan and Ian Springer, and there’s a current draft from Karen McCullah and Kirsten ‘Kiwi’ Smith.
The plot follows “a breakaway K-pop group who find themselves mistakenly stranded in Waco, Texas, just days before their U.S. debut at Madison Square Garden. With no phones, no money, and no transportation, the group must overcome their differences and a host of crazy obstacles to get to New York. Along the way, they learn to love Texas, and Texas learns to love them back.
Filming is expected to begin in the fall.
He hasn’t found a home yet, but there would have been a lot of interest there.
Rebel’s last film was Netflix’s “Senior Year,” which she also produced.
The “Bridesmaids” actress starred as a 37-year-old woman who wakes up from a 20-year-old coma and decides to go back to high school to graduate.
Charles is best known for playing Reggie Mantle on the CW TV series “Riverdale” and Daniel Bae in the 2019 film “The Sun Is A Star Too.”
Meanwhile, Rebel recently came out and introduced his girlfriend Ramona Agruma to the world.
Although the ‘Hustle’ star and fashion designer and businesswoman Ramona have been dating for six months and even attended the Vanity Fair Oscar party together in March, they haven’t gone public with their romance. only recently.
Rebel wrote on Instagram, “Thought I was looking for a Disney Prince…but maybe what I really needed all this time was a Disney Princess.”
The couple were introduced by actor and singer Hugh Sheridan.