Patches’ training regimen includes throwing wrenches at the team, forcing them to dodge oncoming cars, and constantly berating them with insults.
Kate demonstrates skill at the game, but declines an offer to join the team as it would be a conflict of interest owing to her contract with White.
is an American actor, director, producer, and musician.
Dano started his career on Broadway before making his film debut in The Newcomers (2000). (2002) and received accolades for his role as Dwayne Hoover in Little Miss Sunshine (2006).
The movie would be produced by June Pictures, and would star Jake Gyllenhaal and Carey Mulligan.
Dano stated, “I have always wanted to make films and have always known I would make films about family.
Average Joe’s employees Dwight (Chris Williams) and Owen (Joel David Moore) and members Steve “the Pirate” (Alan Tudyk), Justin (Justin Long), and Gordon (Stephen Root) try to raise the money needed to save the gym.
Peter is approached by the aging, wheelchair-bound Patches (Rip Torn), who volunteers to coach the Average Joe’s team.
He won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Debut Performance for his role in L. For his dual roles as Paul and Eli Sunday in There Will Be Blood (2007), he was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Dano has also received accolades for roles such as John Tibeats in 12 Years a Slave (2013) and Alex Jones in Prisoners (2013).
Attorney Kate Veatch (Christine Taylor) is working on the transaction for White.
White repeatedly and unsuccessfully attempts to charm her, and she instead develops a friendship with Peter while reviewing his financial records.