Hilary Duff and Kevin Zegers will play the title roles in “The Story of Bonnie and Clyde.”
Set up at Cypress Moon Studios, “The Story of Bonnie and Clyde” will be written and directed by Tonya S. Holly.
According to Variety, Holly’s take on the material will be a fresh adaptation of the life of outlaws Bonnie Barker and Clyde Barrow and won’t be a remake of the 1967 classic, which starring Warren Beatty and Fay Dunaway.
The trade paper says that the film will shoot in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama and all also co-star Natalie Canerday and Rance Howard.
Duff was most recently seen in “War, Inc.” and “Material Girls.” Duff also recently signed an NBC talent deal to appear on network shows and eventually star in her own pilot.
Credits for Zegers include “Transamerica,” “Zoom” and “The Jane Austen Book Club.”