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Renee Zellweger Joining Daniel Craig in ‘The Whole Truth’

Renee Zellweger is in talks to star opposite Daniel Craig in indie courtroom thriller “The Whole Truth.”

Variety first reported in late January that Craig had signed on to the project in late January, a week ahead of the Berlin Film Festival.

“The Whole Truth” will be produced by Atlas Entertainment’s Richard Suckle. FilmNation is handling international rights and CAA is handling domestic rights.

Courtney Hunt (“Frozen River”) is directing from a script by Nicholas Kazan.

Craig will begin shooting the 24th James Bond film in the fall with the release set for October and November of 2015.

Zellweger’s recent credits include “My Own Love Song” and “Case 39.” She is repped by CAA and John Carrabino Management.

THR.com first reported the news.

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