Warren Goz’s Sculptor Media has come on board to finance and executive produce, alongside Ambi Media Group and Paradox Studios, the father/son stock car racing film “Trading Paint,” Variety has learned exclusively.
The movie stars John Travolta, Shania Twain, Toby Sebastian, Michael Madsen, and Kevin Dunn. Karzan Kader is directing “Trading Paint.”
Producers are Ambi dia Group’s Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi, and Paradox Studios’ Silvio Muraglia and Alexandra Klim. Sculptor Media’s Goz and Eric Gold are executive producers.
Written by Craig Welch and Gary Gerani, “Trading Paint” revolves around a down and out dirt track racing legend (played by Travolta), who is drawn back into the winners circle after his son (portrayed by Sebastian) joins a competitor’s racing team and incites an intense and dangerous competition between father and son.
Ambi Distribution is handling worldwide sales. Principal photography is now underway in Alabama.