The Hard Easy: According to The Hollywood Reporter, After testing his acting chops on the WB Network's "Charmed," Nick Lachey is making the move to the big screen, signing on for a role in the indie film The Hard Easy.

Shooting is under way in Los Angeles on the heist film, with Ari Ryan at the helm. Penned by Jon Lindstrom and Tom Schanley and produced by Platform Entertainment in association with Blue Star Pictures, the film also stars Henry Thomas, David Boreanaz, Vera Farmiga, Bruce Dern and Peter Weller.

The story follows two groups of thieves who, unbeknownst to each other, attempt to rob the same jewelry store. Lachey will play a guy who gets out of his tough neighborhood to become a high-powered accountant. However, he winds up on the verge of losing it all and teams with one of the groups -- led by Weller's character -- to help out in the heist.