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Jon Hamm Joins Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver

October 21, 2015 | Posted by Joseph Lee
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Variety reports that Jon Hamm has joined the cast of Edgar Wright’s next movie Baby Driver. The MRC and TriStar Pictures film also stars Ansel Elgort, Jamie Foxx and Lily James. Wright will write and direct. Working Title’s Eric Fellner and Tim Bevan will produce with Big Talk Productions’ Nira Park. MRC and TriStar will split financing with TriStar handling worldwide distribution. Details about Hamm’s role are being kept secret. Production begins later this year for a March 17, 2017 release date.

According to Variety, the story “concerns a young, talented getaway driver who relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best. After being coerced into working for a crime boss, he must face the music when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom.”