Justin is finalizing negotiations to join the film, which will be directed by Brad Furman, assistant to The Lincoln Lawyer, Aceshowbiz reported.

The angel: Singer and actor Justin Timberlake will star alongside Ben Affleck in a dramatic thriller Runner, Runner.

The 31-year-old is finalizing negotiations to join the film, which will be directed by Brad Furman, assistant to “The Lincoln Lawyer,” Aceshowbiz reported.
The story of Runner, Runner, remains rare for now, but the film is said to be set in a world of illegal online gambling.

Reuters

The screenplay was written by the writing duo Brian Koppelman and David Levien, who also wrote Rounders on the underground world of high-stakes poker in 1998.

The upcoming thriller will be produced by Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Killoran as well as Michael Shambeg and Stacey Sher from Double Feature.

Timberlake will also appear in Trouble with the Curve alongside Clint Eastwood and Coen’s folk music film Inside Llewyn Davis. Affleck, on the other hand, is finishing his most recent directorial debut, Argo, which will hit US cinemas on October 12th.

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