Playbill said Zackary Grady wrote and will co-star in the movie, which is now being filmed in Massachusetts.
Also featuring Max Dowden, Meredith Holzman, Marisol Sacramento, Nik Sadhnani, the film is about a teen hockey player on his way to an important tryout when he gets stuck on a ferry boat with a captain determined to attend a festival celebrating a famous cinematic shark.
"Me & @TheRealDratch are ON A BOAT," Ferguson tweeted Tuesday, along with a link to the story about the casting news.
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