Dave Franco to star with brother in film

Los Angeles: Actor Dave Franco is set to share the screen with his older brother James Franco in the film adaptation of the book `The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room`.

`127 Hours` actor James has been tapped to direct and star in the film, a drama about filmmaker Tommy Wiseau`s 2003 cult favourite, `The Room`, reportedly.

In addition to directing the film, James is adapting the behind-the-scenes book of the same name for the big screen, and will play the role of Wiseau, while Dave plays actor Greg Sestero, who penned `The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room`.

In the tome, Sestero recalls his experiences acting alongside Wiseau in The Room, hich has been described by many critics as one of the "worst movies ever made".