Jake Gyllenhaal is in talks to star in Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden's Mississippi Grind. The duo, who directed Ryan Gosling in 'Half Nelson', will helm the gambling flick from a screenplay they penned, said The Hollywood Reporter. The story centres on a down-on-his-luck gambler facing crushing debt who teams up with a younger gambling addict (Gyllenhaal) in an attempt to change his luck.
The two set off on a road trip through the South with visions of winning back what has been lost.
Electric City partners Jamie Patricof and Lynette Howell are producing alongside former WME agent and Paramount president John Lesher.
Fleck and Boden recently wrote and directed "It's Kind of a Funny Story" with Zach Galifianakis.
The third installment of "The Hangover" series will take the lead characters of the movie back to Las Vegas, where the plot of the first movie was sketched.
Rishi Kapoor and his actor son Ranbir are getting ready to step into the former's grandfather Prithiviraj Kapoor and father Raj Kapoor's roles in an "Awara" remake.
It's being said that Shah Rukh has asked Deepika Padukone to stay back and complete their film instead of promoting 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani'.
Actor Preity Zinta is "thiking" about joining "politics" looking at the situation in India.
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Robert Pattinson was spotted leaving the house he shared with Kristen Stewart after the couple reportedly split for a second time.
Malayalam superstar Mohanlal, who turns 53, will be busy shooting for upcoming Tamil action-drama "Jilla".