Actors Mark Ruffalo and Amanda Seyfried have joined the cast of the heist thriller Now You See Me for Summit Entertainment.
Mark Ruffalo joins the cast of Now You See Me
Boaz Yakin and Edward Ricourt wrote Now You See Me, which centers on a group of elite magicians who also pull off elaborate bank robberies during their production, while trying to stay one step ahead of the FBI. Mark Ruffalo will play the top FBI agent handling the case, while Amanda Seyfried portrays a technical expert who builds several devices to help the illusionists pull off the heists. Jesse Eisenberg and Mélanie Laurent have already joined the cast.
Louis Leterrier will direct Now You See Me, with Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman producing through their Kurtzman Orci Paper Products company.
It isn't known when production will start on Now You See Me quite yet.
Now You See Me comes to theaters May 31st, 2013 and stars Morgan Freeman, Isla Fisher, Michael Caine, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Jesse Eisenberg, Mélanie Laurent. The film is directed by Louis Leterrier.