Royal Palm Beach native Philip Labes is set to appear with Disney Channel alum Bella Thorne, along with Kian Lawley and Alex Neustaedter, in Shovel Buddies, the 2013 Black List script by Jason Mark Hellerman that AwesomenessTV has set up with Film 360.
The film, now shooting in California, revolves around four teens who must conquer a “shovel list” of activities left behind by a recently deceased friend, played by Labes. Anton Starkman and James C. Burns co-star and English duo Si & Ad are the directors. A release is planned for the latest full-length film being created by DreamWorks Animation-owned Awesomeness, which just inked a multi-picture deal with YouTube.
Labes recently graduated from the University of Southern California and has appeared in The Mindy Project, Opening Night, The Chemist, and more recently as Young Gordon in ABC’s Marvel, Agents of Shield. Other upcoming projects include a part in the new Blumhouse horror movie, Viral.
Labes also has an EP available for download at www.philiplabes.com and his music videos can be found on YouTube.
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