- Shirley MacLaine, Maria Bello and Christina Ricci are set to star in the action comedy, "Wild Oats".
- Scott Marshall is directing.
- John Corbett and Bill Pullman are in talks to join the cast.
- Claudia Myers has written the screenplay.
- The story follows a retired widow who hits the jackpot when she receives a Social Security check mistakenly made out for $900,000 instead of $900. She and her granddaughter then take off for Las Vegas, only to become media sensations and fugitives from justice.
- Peace Arch Entertainment Group is producing and will present the film at Cannes.
- Filming is scheduled to start in August in locations around Connecticut and Nevada.
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