Jason Alexander, Max Casella Join ‘Heat’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Statham starring as recovering gambling addict

Jason Alexander and Max Casella have joined the remake of the 1986 drama “Heat” opposite Jason Statham.

Heat” is produced by SJ Pictures, Quad Productions and Current Entertainment. Simon West is directing from William Goldman’s script.

Burt Reynolds starred in the original, portraying a recovering gambling addict who finds work providing protection to his friends.

“Heat” is currently shooting in New Orleans. Sofia Vergara, Anne Heche, Stanley Tucci and Hope Davis are also in the cast.

 

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