Astin and Oteri are 'Off'
By Adnan Tezer Apr 27, 2010, 21:43 GMT
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Sean Astin and Cheri Oteri will star in the independent horse racing comedy "And They're Off."
According to Variety, they join a cast that includes Martin Mull, Mark Moses, Gigi Rice, Lil' JJ, Peter Jacobson, Mo Collins, Alex Rocco, Luis Chavez and Kevin Nealon.
Horse trainers Bob Baffert and Doug O'Neill will make cameos as themselves in the film.
Astin plays a failed horse trainer desperately looking for a shot at success.
The film begins production this week at Hollywood Park in Los Angeles and the Fairplex in Pomona.
Rob Schiller ("King of Queens," "Two and a Half Men") is directing from a script by Alan Grossbard. Grossbard, Pamela Fryman and Howard Bolter are producing.