Daniel Craig has taken the lead in Courtney Hunt's upcoming courtroom drama The Whole Truth.

Plot details are being held under wraps, but we do know he will be portraying a lawyer. Frozen River director Courtney Hunt is directing from a script by Nicholas Kazan. Richard Suckle will be producing with FilmNation handling foreign rights.

Daniel Craig most recently appeared in Sam Mendes's James Bond sequel Skyfall. The actor will be returning as the secret agent in the action franchise's next installment Bond 24.

A production schedule has not been released.