Street: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Alec Baldwin has signed on to topline MGM's long-gestating basketball flick Street. Baldwin will play a down-on-his-luck coach brought in to revive an NBA team.

Michael Shapiro recently signed on to direct the project, which is described as an underdog story about street basketball players in the NBA.

Baldwin also has signed on to play Boss in Columbia Pictures' Fun With Dick and Jane. The remake of the 1977 classic stars Jim Carrey and Tea Leoni. Dean Parisot directs.