Al Pacino, Patrick Schwarzenegger and Charlie Heaton shoot scenes in LA for upcoming film

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Al Pacino, 82, Patrick Schwarzenegger, 29, and Charlie Heaton, 28, were spotted filming scenes in Los Angeles on Saturday for their upcoming standalone film Billy Knight.

The legendary Pacino dominated the film set as he sat in a chair next to Stranger Things star Charlie Heaton.

The couple watched as Patrick Schwarzenegger – the eldest son of Arnold Schwarzenegger, 75, and Maria Shriver, 66 – strolled around in a cowboy costume.

The three amigos: Al Pacino (82, middle) was spotted with Patrick Schwarzenegger (29, right in a cowboy hat) and Charlie Heaton (28, in a chair on the left) as they filmed scenes in Los Angeles on Saturday for their upcoming independent film Billy Chevalier

Lord of the movie: The legendary Pacino dominated the film set as he sat in a chair next to Stranger Things star Charlie Heaton

Lord of the movie: The legendary Pacino dominated the film set as he sat in a chair next to Stranger Things star Charlie Heaton

Billy Knight will apparently follow two graduate students who dream of becoming filmmakers.

One of these students will be played by Heaton. The central character of the English actor is the son of a failed screenwriter who inherits his father’s unfinished scripts as well as a handkerchief.

Billy Knight’s mysterious name is embroidered on the handkerchief, sending Heaton’s character on “a magical Hollywood adventure to find Billy Knight,” according to Deadline.

Alec Griffen Roth, the film’s writer and director, described Billy Knight as a “love letter to movies” in a statement to Deadline.

Roth also called his feature debut “a tale of two struggling artists, an introspective struggle of a young man trying to find his voice and discovering what’s important”.

The Movie: Billy Knight will apparently follow two high school students who dream of becoming filmmakers.  One of these students is the son of a failed screenwriter who inherits his father's unfinished scripts as well as a handkerchief embroidered with the mysterious name of Billy Knight.

The Movie: Billy Knight will apparently follow two high school students who dream of becoming filmmakers. One of these students is the son of a failed screenwriter who inherits his father’s unfinished scripts as well as a handkerchief embroidered with the mysterious name of Billy Knight.

Conan's Son: Patrick Schwarzenegger - the eldest son of Arnold Schwarzenegger, 75, and Maria Shriver, 66 - strolled around in a cowboy costume.  Details surrounding her character have not been confirmed.

Conan’s Son: Patrick Schwarzenegger – the eldest son of Arnold Schwarzenegger, 75, and Maria Shriver, 66 – strolled around in a cowboy costume. Details surrounding her character have not been confirmed.

Details on which characters Pacino and Schwarzenegger will play have not been confirmed, but Oscar winner Pacino is rumored to take on the titular role Billy Knight.

A cinematic icon widely regarded as one of the most influential actors of the 20th century, Al Pacino’s prestige and titanic presence do not necessarily guarantee the film’s success.

The living legend has come under fire in recent years for starring in a wide range of low-budget action movies and critical indie films that flopped at the box office.

These efforts were widely seen as cash grabs by Pacino, but he tried to balance these missteps with the occasional role in an acclaimed success.

An actor after all: Schwarzenegger is finally starting to emerge as a serious actor after a string of forgettable heartthrob roles in subpar teen movies

An actor after all: Schwarzenegger is finally starting to emerge as a serious actor after a string of forgettable heartthrob roles in subpar teen movies

Carrying on: The Midnight Sun star is trying to capitalize on new momentum after putting in a strong performance on HBO Max's hit limited series The Staircase

Carrying on: The Midnight Sun star is trying to capitalize on new momentum after putting in a strong performance on HBO Max’s hit limited series The Staircase

The Godfather legend’s most recent hit was House of Gucci, which grossed over $150 million worldwide and polarized reviews.

This bright spot on Pacino’s late-life resume was preceded by a thankfully unseen and critically reviled film called American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally.

Pacino’s two young costars are yet to be considered top men. Heaton has yet to meaningfully break away from Netflix’s Stranger Things phenomenon, while Schwarzenegger is finally starting to emerge as a serious actor.

After a string of forgettable heartthrob roles in subpar teen movies, Conan the Barbarian’s son is trying to capitalize on new momentum after putting on a strong performance in HBO Max’s hit limited series The Staircase.

It remains to be seen what Billy Knight will do for Pacino, Heaton and Schwarzenegger – help, injury or nothing at all.

Leading man?  Charlie Heaton has yet to break Netflix's Stranger Things phenomenon in any meaningful way.  Maybe Billy Knight will help him achieve top man status

Leading man? Charlie Heaton has yet to break Netflix’s Stranger Things phenomenon in any meaningful way. Maybe Billy Knight will help him achieve top man status

No more Midas touch: the living legend has been criticized in recent years for appearing in a wide range of low-budget action films and critical indie films that flopped at the box office

No more Midas touch: the living legend has been criticized in recent years for appearing in a wide range of low-budget action films and critical indie films that flopped at the box office

Hit or miss?  It remains to be seen what Billy Knight will do for Pacino, Heaton and Schwarzenegger ¿ help, hurt or nothing at all

Hit or miss? It remains to be seen what Billy Knight will do for Pacino, Heaton and Schwarzenegger – help, injury or nothing at all

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