The Greater Cleveland Film Commission confirmed that the movie “Criminal Activities” will be filming in Cleveland.
The film stars John Travolta (Pulp Fiction, Wild Hogs), Michael Pitt (Boardwalk Empire, Seven Psychopaths), Dan Stevens (Downton Abbey, The Fifth Estate), Rebecca Da Costa (Entourage), and Jackie Earle Haley (Little Children-Oscar Nominated, Lincoln).
Haley also will be directing.
The film was written by Robert Lowell and is being produced by Wayne Rice, Howard Burd, and Micah Sparks.
The executive producers are Mark Johnson (Fear Clinic and Miss Meadows, both filmed in Cleveland), Warren Ostergard (Freerunner and Cleveland native), and Daniel Diamond.
Filming is scheduled to start later this spring in and around Cleveland, Ohio.