Lily James (“Cinderella”, “Downton Abbey”) is in negotiations to star in writer/director Edgar Wright’s “Baby Driver”.
Ansel Elgort is already locked in to play the male lead in the movie about a young, talented getaway driver who relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best. After being coerced into working for a crime boss, he must face the music when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom.
Eric Fellner and Tim Bevan are producing with Nira Park.
The news comes via Variety.