Jack Black and Tim Robbins Team Up for HBO Project Deadline
HBO has cast actors Jack Black and Tim Robbins in a new project. Deadline.com reports that the project is a comedy pilot directed by Jay Roach and written by former "Weeds" executive producer Roberto Benabib.
Called "The Brink," the project is a dark comedy about a geopolitical crisis. Robbins plays U.S. Secretary of State Walter Hollander, while Black portrays a Foreign Service officer who is caught up in the events.