The ensemble project, allegedly based on real events, follows a group of teens as they carry out a series of celebrity break-ins.

Shooting is scheduled to commence this spring in Los Angeles. Coppola will direct from her own screenplay and will produce with her brother Roman Coppola and Youree Henley. Fred Roos and Michael Zakin are on board as executive producers.

Her duties on the Harry Potter franchise now over, Watson has just signed on to star in David Yates’ Your Voice In My Head and Guillermo del Toro’s Beauty And The Beast and will be seen in autumn in The Perks Of Being A Wallflower.

She is represented by WME and Markham, Froggatt & Irwin.