Paris Hilton is in talks tostar in the satire BottomC;s Up, which actor Paul Walker isproducing with his Blue Collar Films partner Brandon Birtell along with HalfMoon Bay and Cameo FJ Entertainment.
The story centres on aseemingly witless Midwestern bartender whose Hollywood connections confoundeveryone he encounters.
Walker will take a cameorole in the picture, which is being directed by first-timer Erik MacArthur, who wrote the screenplay with Nick Ballo.Production is scheduled to begin in Los Angeles in January 2005.
ICMC;s ShaunRedick is packaging and will represent North American rights on the title. ICMrepresents Blue Collar Films, and Gibraltar International is handlinginternational sales.
Paul Walker isrepresented by Matt Luber at Nine Yards Entertainment.
Blue CollarFilms is currently in development with producer Mark Gordon and ColumbiaPictures on The Last Apostle, a gothic action picture withWalker attached to star.
Cameo FJ is anindependent development and production company headed by Freddy Braidy andFrancesco Juilland.