Katharine McPhee and Wes Bentley have boarded the indie psychological drama The Storyteller, with Robert Angelo Masciantonio set to direct for Feverpitch Pictures. Anita Briem has also signed on.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Bentley plays a writer who goes on a downward spiral when his father dies, causing his assistant (McPhee) to start investigating whether his muse as well as narrator for his stories (Briem) is a figment of his imagination.

Production is schedule to begin in August.