Justin Timberlake is reportedly in talks to play the role of Oliver “Daddy” Warbucks in the upcoming “Annie” reboot at Sony Pictures.
The story follows a little girl who, after escaping from an orphanage, is taken in by the rich ‘Daddy’ Warbucks.
Quvenzhane Wallis (“Beasts of the Southern Wild”) has been cast as the title character in the film which is being produced by Will Smith and Jay-Z. Will Gluck directs the film which opens Christmas 2014.
Source: Page Six