HOLLYWOOD -- As reportedy by MovieWeb: Laurence Fishburne has signed on to star in the blackjack
thriller, 21 for Columbia Pictures and Kevin Spacey's Trigger Street; Spacey will also star.
Kevin Spacey stars in the film based on the exploits of the MIT students who beat Las Vegas.
Lapira and Josh Gad have also joined the cast of the film based on Ben Mezrich's best-seller, Bringing Down the House
: The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions. The Hollywood Reporter says Fishburne will play a Vegas security chief who hunts down the group.
Robert Luketic is directing 21; production will begin next month in Boston and Las Vegas.