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Poker Movie Ready To Begin Shooting
Thursday May 31, 2012 : ONLINE POKER MOVIE READY TO SHOOT
Puerto Rico the scene for film about an online poker website
Film crew, director and cast for the new movie about online poker, Runner, Runner are preparing to travel to the shooting location in Puerto Rico, where filming starts end June, according to an update from the publication Variety.
The movie features Justin Timberlake as a young college student who loses his tuition fees playing online poker and instead becomes the lieutenant of a corrupt online poker website operator based in Puerto Rico, played by Ben Affleck.
Actress Gemma Arterton has been cast as Timberlake's love interest, and Brad Furman is the director.