Cameron Diaz and Benicio Del Toro will star in the caper, which Exclusive will produce and finance. Alex Walton will introduce to buyers in Cannes and CAA represents North American rights.
Adam Hashemi will make his feature film debut from a screenplay by Stuart Little writer Greg Brooker about a recently divorced woman who lands in the middle of the Mexican drug war and must outsmart the cartel, FBI and all manner of villains in order to make it home in time for dinner with her children.
Agent: Century 21 is set to begin shooting in September. Andrew Lazar of Mad Chance and David Greenblatt will produce and Iron Man 3 director Shane Black is attached to serve as executive producer.
Rick Yorn and CAA brokered the production and financing deal. Exclusive Media’s president of worldwide production and acquisitions Tobin Armbrust and evp and head of US production and Matt Jackson will shepherd production.