Grey’s Anatomy and Euphoria star joins KJ Apa’s new film


Grey’s Anatomy favorite and Euphoria star Eric Dane has joined the cast of Riverdale the new movie from star KJ Apa.

Just days after KJ Apa A quick move was first announced, Deadline reports that Dane will be joining the upcoming drama as KJ’s on-screen father.

Danish – who Grey’s fans will know that Dr. Mark Sloan and Euphoria fans like Cal Jacobs — is set to play the estranged father of KJ’s character.

The motorcycle movie with a dollop of family drama follows Apa as a disgraced soldier who decides to reconcile with his father to pursue his dream of riding Supersport motorcycles.

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While training for the races, he meets an aspiring singer from a small town who turns his world upside down, prompting him to break down the walls he has built due to his father’s absence.

Fear the living deadKelly Blatz is set to write and direct the project. Apa and Blatz have been developing the project together alongside producers for over a year.

In a statement, producers Mike Karz and Bill Bindley promised an “engaging” story that will captivate “racing fans everywhere”.

“Kelly’s engaging storyline takes you straight into the dangerous and thrilling world of Supersport motorcycle racing,” they said. “We are absolutely thrilled to be working with KJ again and with Kelly to tell this story to all motor racing enthusiasts around the world.”

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Related: Riverdale Star KJ Apa shares his reaction to the show’s cancellation

Meanwhile, KJ Apa recently spoke about the news that RiverdaleThe seventh season of will be his last, admitting he feels “sad” about the comic book series’ impending ending.

“I feel sad, you know,” he said. “It’s going to be really hard to say goodbye to Archie, to Riverdaleto the sets, to our team.

“We’ve created so many memories on this show, for ourselves and for the fans, so it’s going to be tough.”

A quick move will go into production later this month. Riverdale airs on The CW in the US and will end with Season 7. In the UK, you can stream via Netflix.

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