Adam Scott Directs, Stars in 'Double Booked' with Top Hollywood Cast

Adam Scott embarks on thrilling directorial debut adventure

by Zain ul Abedin
Adam Scott Directs, Stars in 'Double Booked' with Top Hollywood Cast
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Emmy-nominated actor Adam Scott, renowned for his role in AppleTV+'s "Severance," is branching into directing with his debut feature film "Double Booked," where he will star alongside a stellar cast including Oscar nominee Sterling K.

Brown, Zazie Beetz, and Alexandra Daddario. The announcement has generated significant buzz as Protagonist Pictures prepares to launch international sales at the Cannes market, with representation in North America by UTA Independent Film Group and CAA.

"Double Booked" introduces us to a self-help author played by Scott, who, along with his expectant wife (Beetz), plans a tranquil weekend at a remote lodge. Their peace is shattered upon the arrival of another couple (Brown and Daddario) at the same cabin due to a booking error.

Trapped together by an incoming blizzard, a simple mistake spirals into a dangerous night of deception and life-threatening consequences. David Levinson penned the script, which promises a gripping thriller packed with suspense and unexpected twists.

Adam Goodman, Matt Skiena of Dichotomy Creative Group, and Scott and Naomi Scott from Great Scott Productions are producing the film.

Stars Praise 'Double Booked'

Protagonist CEO Dave Bishop praised the project, stating, "Double Booked is a taut, edge-of-your-seat thriller full of twists that escalate the tension with each scene." He commended Scott for assembling a high-calibre cast that will undoubtedly bring this thrilling narrative to life.

Adam Scott shared his enthusiasm about the venture, "I've been eager to direct for years, and 'Double Booked' encompasses everything I was looking for in a project. With such an incredible cast, I'm excited to embark on this directorial journey and bring this thrilling story to audiences worldwide." Scott's venture into directing follows his acclaimed performances in "Parks and Recreation," "Big Little Lies," and "The Good Place." Sterling K.

Brown, celebrated for his Emmy-winning role in "This Is Us," and Zazie Beetz, recognized for her work in "Atlanta" and "Deadpool 2," along with Emmy-nominee Alexandra Daddario of "The White Lotus," round out the film's dynamic ensemble. This project marks a significant step in Scott's career and promises to be a compelling addition to the thriller genre.