Sienna Miller joins the cast of ‘Mississippi Grind’

by Wyatt Gassen on November 13, 2013

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English actress Sienna Miller has joined the cast of the upcoming dramady Mississippi Grind. Starring alongside Miller are Ryan Reynolds, whose role was originally cast to Jake Gyllenhaal, and The Dark Knight Rises‘ star Ben Mandelsohn, who plays a down-on-his-luck gambling addict who befriends a charismatic poker player. The two set out on a road trip in hopes of catching some luck and winning back some of they money they lost to gambling habits.

Produced by Electric City and Sycamore Entertainment, both of which are coming off of other major projects like Place Beyond the Pines and The Way Way Back, Mississippi Grind is being directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck. Production is set to begin in New Orleans in January.