Eva Mendes has been cast to headline the indepent film Live!, with Academy Award winning documentary filmmaker Bill Guttentag directing.

According to Production Weekly, the movie is seen through the lens of a documentary film crew, as it follows an ambitious president of programming Katy (Eva Mendes) who attempts to produce a highly-controversial reality TV show in which has contestants competing for 5 million dollars by playing Russian Roulette with loaded guns live on the air.

Filming is scheduled to begin in June in Los Angeles.