Burt Reynolds recently presented Charles Durning with a lifetime achievement award from the Screen Actors' Guild. According to Variety, Durning has also agreed to pair up with Reynolds' in Andy Cadiff's A Bunch of Amateurs, a comedy that will be filmed in England.
A Bunch of Amateurs will star Durning as a sleazy Hollywood agent who tricks his client into traveling to England to star in a charity production of King Lear. Reynolds will star as the fading actor who will do whatever it takes to revive his failing career.
A Bunch of Amateurs will begin shooting February 20th on the Isle of Man.