The story follows a veteran conman, who takes a young attractive woman under his wing. Things get complicated when they develop a romantic relationship.
Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone were previously in talks to join, but exited due to scheduling conflicts. Ben Affleck and Kristen Stewart were later rumored for the lead roles, but that casting fell apart as well.
Glenn Ficarra and John Requa are directing from a script they co-wrote. Denise DiNovi will be producing. No production schedule has been released.