A Little Trip to Heaven: According to Variety, Julia Stiles will join Forest Whitaker in psychological thriller A Little Trip to Heaven.

The film, budgeted at $12 million, will be produced by Joni Sighvatsson via his Los Angeles-based Palomar Pictures.

Lensing is skedded to commence in Iceland and Minnesota in mid-August.

Jeremy Renner (S.W.A.T., Lords of Dogtown) also appears in the pic, the first English-lingo project for Icelandic helmer Baltasar Kormakur (The Sea).

Kormakur also penned the script, about a dead scam artist with a million-dollar life insurance policy. His sister (Stiles), her husband (Renner) and the insurance investigator (Whitaker) all become embroiled in the case.