Craig, Heigl Joining Soderbergh’s “Lucky”

Daniel Craig and Katherine Heigl are said to be closing deals to join Steven Soderbergh’s heist film “Logan Lucky” for MGM.

The story follows brothers who plan a crime during a NASCAR race in Charlotte. The pair, who’re both committed to the upcoming TV series “Purity” and “Doubt” respectively, would join Adam Driver, Seth MacFarlane, Channing Tatum and Riley Keough in the project.

Pre-production starts this weekend at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 with NASCAR throwing its full support behind the picture. Mark Johnson, Gregory Jacobs and Reid Carolin and producing and shooting kicks off this Fall.

Source: Deadline