Recently, Drake Bell reported that he will star in a Mexican romantic comedy that will begin filming in the state of Jalisco later this year. The actor and singer, who has expressed his love for Mexico and its culture, said that he was excited for his next film project.
Let us remember that long ago, Bell confessed that one of his greatest dreams was to star in a romantic comedy in Aztec land with Yalitza Aparicio. Although it is not known if the Oscar nominee will be part of the film, the actor took to Instagram to share the news with his followers.
Bell published a statement from Agavia Studios, a production house based in Jalisco, Mexico, as well as some images with some of its members.
I am so excited to start production on my new movie that I wrote for Mexico! Getting to produce a movie with my wife is amazing and a dream come true! Announcing it in Cannes was so cool and surreal! #jaliscoesmexico
At the moment, Bell and the Guadalajara studio are in talks about the concept, history and details of the film, although it is known that the actor was in charge of writing the script for the feature film that will be produced by his wife, Janet Bell, by the hand of Gonzalo Ruiz de Velasco and Gustavo Castillón. Filming is projected to start at the end of 2022.
Like her husband, with whom she shares a son, Janet has worked as an actress in the series BuzzFeed Murder Mystery Stories Y Painting Autumnand in the movie apocalypse. She is currently the manager and producer of Decibel Media Group, an agency of marketing that takes the agenda of artists, including Drake Bell, with whom he also participates in the podcast Drake & Janet. The couple married in 2018, but according to US media they began their relationship in 2014.