Young Beats story starts shooting on March 19 in New York.
Michael C. Hall, Ben Foster, Kyra Sedgwick and Jennifer Jason Leigh have joined the cast of Kill Your Darlings for Killer Films and Benaroya Pictures.
The ensemble cast also includes Daniel Radcliffe, Elizabeth Olsen, Dane DeHaan, and Jack Huston.
John Krokidas will start shooting the film March 19 in New York. He also wrote the script with Austin Bunn.
Killer Films’ Christine Vachon is producing with Michael Benaroya of Benaroya Pictures and Rose Ganguzza of Rose Pictures. Killer’s Pamela Koffer is serving as executive producer.
The story is about a murder that brought together a young Allen Ginsberg (Radcliffe), Jack Kerouac (Huston) and William Burroughs (Foster) at Columbia University in 1944.
Inferno Entertainment’s Kimberly Fox is selling the project here at the European Film Market. US rights are repped by UTA and Cassian Elwes.
Sedgwick is managed by Jill Littman at Impression Entertainment.