In this comedy directed by Bob Odenkirk, when a career criminal’s plan for revenge is thwarted by unlikely circumstances, he puts his intended victim’s son in his place by putting him in prison and then joining him. Shepard plays John. Costaring Will Arnett and Chi McBride.
We didn’t study prisoners that much. There’s not much you can do as an actor in this case, research wise. I mean, you can’t go to prison… I mean, you could go to prison, but I was not willing to go to prison for a comedy.