Gemma Arterton has been cast as the love interest in the upcoming online gambling thriller Runner Runner, starring Justin Timberlake and Ben Affleck.
As Variety reports:
Timberlake plays a Princeton student cheated out of his tuition money playing online poker who ends up the right-hand man of the site’s corrupt boss (Affleck). Arterton plays Timberlake’s love interest.
The Lincoln Lawyer director Brad Furman is helming the project, which is set to film next month in Puerto Rico. Are you interested?