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Amber Heard Is the Leading Lady in Revenge Thriller 'Motor City'

November 22, 2011 (9:05 am) GMT
The 'Rum Diary' actress has been tapped to star opposite Dominic Cooper in the upcoming thriller about a man who sets out a revenge on the people who have jailed him.
Amber Heard

After becoming 's leading lady in "", is set to tackle another female lead role in an upcoming revenge thriller called "". The 25-year-old actress is set to star opposite "" star in the movie.

Deadline reported that the Texas-born actress, who also stars alongside in "", has been tested among several other young actresses who were vying for the coveted part. However, the exact details of her character are still kept secret.

"Motor City" focuses on Cooper's character, who is described as a man who gets released from prison and sets out on a revenge mission to hunt down the people who framed him. "" helmer Albert Hughes will direct the film, with Chad St. John penning the script. Serving as the producer is Joel Silver, who also works on the "" franchise.

As for Heard, the 406 depicter in 2009's "" will next be seen in "", a forthcoming comedy directed by Aram Rappaport. It also stars , and .

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