Raúl Esparza and Viola Davis Star in James Lapine Film Custody

News   Raúl Esparza and Viola Davis Star in James Lapine Film Custody
Lots of other theatre folk are in the cast of the family court drama premiering April 17.
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Custody, a new film written and directed by Tony and Pulitzer Prize winner James Lapine, will have its world premiere April 17 as part of the Tribeca Film Festival in New York.

The cast features Oscar nominee Viola Davis, Oscar nominee Catalina Sandino Moreno, Golden Globe nominee Hayden Panettiere and Oscar winner Ellen Burstyn with Tony Award nominees Tony Shalhoub, Raúl Esparza and Tony winner Dan Fogler.

The film, according to production notes, “explores the lives of three New York City women, each from different socio-economic backgrounds whose lives unexpectedly intersect at NY Family Court.”

Custody is presented by Lucky Monkey Pictures, Ju Vee Productions, Mustard & Co and The Greenlight Group. The film is being produced by Lauren Versel, Katie Mustard, Lapine and Roy Furman. Executive producers are Viola Davis, Julius Tennon, Daryl Roth, Sandy Robertson, Gregory P. Shockro, Jeff Elliot and Chad Moore.

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