Takeda Books Another Lifetime Movie

This week, TV/Film actor Scott Takeda is again on-location in New Mexico, this time to film Lifetime’s ‘Model Citizen.’ Mark Gantt (‘The Bannon Way’) directs this made-for-TV-movie, written by Mitch Chamberlain and produced by Nancy Leopardi and Ross Kohn of LA’s Indy Entertainment.

The film stars Aussie newcomer Cassie Howarth (‘Home and Away’) as the struggling mom Amanda, along with Kevin Fonteyne (‘Masters of Sex’) and Shawn Pyform (‘Desperate Housewives’) as brothers who kidnap her. Costarring are Amber Lynn Ashley (‘Graves’), Hans Christopher (‘Waco’), Brytnee Raitledge (‘Only the Brave’) and Takeda (‘Gone Girl’).

The film is scheduled for a mid to late 2019 airing.