Incendo’s feature film The Lead, starring Perrey Reeves (Entourage, Famous in Love), among others, begins filming today, April 15, in Montreal.
The drama also co-stars Canadian actors Kim Shaw (Saving Hope, Animals) and Gord Rand (Man Running, Orphan Black). It is directed by Phillippe Gagnon (Radio Silence, Mean Queen, Twisted) and was written by Barbara Kymlicka. The Lead is produced with the participation of Bell Media, with Jean Bureau and Ian Whitehead producing for Incendo and Bureau serving as the film’s executive producer.
The movie follows young news reporter Sasha Bruder, who is trying to climb up the ladder at the local station where she works when she is kidnapped and held captive. Her escape soon becomes the biggest story in town as the mystery of the bizarre ordeal unfolds.