Bottleneck:Pearl Harbor and Identity star William Lee Scott is set to star with Lucas Black in Bottleneck, an independent adaptation of the Clyde Edgerton book. Variety says Tricia Brock wrote the script and makes her directing debut. Production begins May 19 in Missouri.
Scott will play a young thief whose blues guitar talents become evident when he plays in the jail's band.
Scott next stars in Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd in June and The Butterfly Effect, alongside Ashton Kutcher and Amy Smart, in February.
Scott made his film debut as a rookie carthief alongside Nicolas Cage and Scott Caan in Jerry Bruckheimer's Gone In 60 Seconds.