According to The Hollywood Reporter, Evan Ross Naess is in negotiations to join the cast of Warner Bros. Pictures' roller-skating comedy Jellybeans. Music video helmer Chris Robinson is directing.
Ross Naess, the son of performer Diana Ross, will play Ant in the film, a contemporary urban comedy with music and dance set in a roller-skating rink in Atlanta. Tina Chism, Antwone Fisher, Gina Prince-Bythewood and Joe Robert Cole wrote the script.
The story is based on material by Dallas Austin and T-Boz.