Now Entering Russ's World
Tom Rothman and TriStar Productions is teaming up with MRC for Edgar Wright’s next film which is called Baby Driver. It is said the Fault In Our Stars actor Ansel Elgort has been interested in the lead role.
The original story centers around a getaway driver who relies on the beat of his own soundtrack to be the best at his game. After being coerced into working for a crime boss, he must face the music when s heist that doesn’t go his way threatens his life, love and freedom. Working Title and Nira Park are said to be producing.
Rothman has said, We’re delighted to be riding shotgun as Edgar Wright takes the wheel of his next film,” and went on to say, “TriStar is in the business of backing original voices, and he is all that. Working Title are great producers and MRC great partners. They and Edgar are making the ultimate rock-and-roll car chase film and together we’re buckled up and ready to go.”
Elgort will be next seen in the Divergent Series, Insurgent which is set to be released later this year.
This story was originally reported by the Hollywood Reporter