aap Holland Film announced today that Nick Frost (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, Paul), Alicia Silverstone (Clueless, Batman & Robin, Killing of a Sacred Deer), and Kevin Connolly (Entourage, John Q, The Notebook) will star in the new dark comedy Krazy House from writers-directors Steffen Haars and Flip van der Kuil (New Kids Turbo, Bro’s Before Ho’s, Ron Goossens: Low-Budget Stuntman), marking the first international film by the duo. Dutch Gaite Jansen (Jett, Line Of Duty, Peaky Blinders), Walt Klink (Rabbit Hole, The English), Jan Bijvoet (Peaky Blinders, Borgman), Chris Peters (Dirty Lines) and Matti Stooker (Pirates Down the Street, Random Shit) round out the cast. Production on the film has just been completed in Amsterdam.
Set in the 90s, Krazy House is about religious homemaker Bernie (Frost) and his sitcom family. When Russian workers in Bernie’s house turn out to be wanted criminals, they make Bernie and his family tear the place up in search of some old hidden loot. In order to free himself, Bernie has to man up and save his imprisoned family, while slowly going crazy.
Maarten Swart will produce the film for Kaap Holland Film, in a co-production with Haars and van der Kuil. Kaap Holland Film’s Jorn Baars and XYZ’s Todd Brown are executive producers. Splendid Films is handling distribution of the film in the Benelux. XYZ is handling North American sales.