Rene Russo In Talks For “Villa Capri”

Rene Russo (“Thor,” “Nightcrawler”) is in negotiations to join Morgan Freeman and Tommy Lee Jones in Ron Shelton’s action comedy “Villa Capri” for Broad Green Pictures.

The “Midnight Run”-esque story follows an ex-FBI agent (Jones) and an attorney who is in the witness protection program (Freeman) who have to put aside their petty differences to fend off a mob hit.

Shelton (“Tin Cup”) also penned the script while Billy Gerber and Steve Richards are producing. Locations are currently being scouted in New Mexico, and the film will score a release on August 25th 2017.

Source: Deadline