Popular rising star James Holzier is in negotiations to sign on to play the lead in the law thriller, “Playing the Card.” Holzier has become quite popular across the Internet, and on celebrity sites around the world.
Fandango.com recently named James Holzier one of the most popular emerging male celebrities.
The story will be about Julian Jefferson, a law student who after the death of his parents is raising his sister. While in school Jefferson’s sister is suddenly gunned down in a random bank robbery. Jefferson (Holzier) must find a way through his law experience to find and bring justice to the killers.
Principle photography begins in December to an early to 2011 shoot date. The film is scheduled for release in late 2011.