AMERICAN BRAWLER stars Zach McGowan as Chuck Wepner, Amy Smart as Linda Wepner, Taryn Mannin as Phyllis Wepner, and Joe Pantoliano as Al Braverman in the 1975 story of a Bayonne NJ underdog boxer who gets a shot to fight the champ, Muhammed Ali. It is about the man who inspired the legend. Directed by Ken Kushner and written by Rober Dibella and Ken Kushner, this film is produced by Mary Aloe, Ken Kushner, Daniel Grodnik and Rob Simmons.