stranger things actor Joe Keery’s new project Jam released its first image.
Jam is a detective romance that sees Keery’s character, Baron, fall in love with a girl named Marmalade, played by valley girlby Camila Morrone, and plans a Bonnie and Clyde-style bank robbery in order to care for her sick mother and give herself a decent life.
Things don’t go as planned though, and he ends up in jail, where he reminisces about his story to fellow inmate Otis, played by black adam‘s Aldis Hodge, as the two hatch an escape plan. As you can see, the image focuses on Baron and Marmelade together, about to share a kiss in a restaurant (or dinner, if you prefer).
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Variety quotes producer Marc Goldberg as saying, “Jam was a great collaboration with the filmmaker and the team. We’re thrilled to have the brilliant Joe Keery star alongside rising star Camila Morrone in this thrilling story and can’t wait to launch it for buyers in the market.”
Interestingly, the film is the directorial debut of actor Keir O’Donnell, who previously starred in the Fargo TV series as Ben Schmidt in season 2. While Keery has actually been cast in the show’s upcoming fifth season.which will take place in 2019 and follows a sort of kidnapping.
Of course, he will also return as Steve Harrington for the fifth and final season of stranger things.
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Recently, the Duffer brothers explained how future episodes will tie everything together, narratively and tonally. They said: “The way we see it, [season 5] is kind of the highlight of all the seasons, so there’s a bit of each.
“I think what we’re trying to do is go back to the beginning a bit, in a tone of [season] A. But also in terms of scale, it’s more in line with what [season] four is. So hopefully there’s a bit of everything.”
stranger things Seasons 1-4 are now streaming worldwide on Netflix.