“Scream 4″ star Emma Roberts is joining the cast of Dito Montiel’s heist drama “Empire State,” which stars Liam Hemsworth and Dwayne Johnson.
Based on true events that took place in 1982, Adam Mazer’s script finds Hemsworth playing one of two childhood friends from Astoria, New York who plan to rob an armored car depository, with Johnson playing the NYPD detective who’ll stop at nothing to bust them.
Roberts will play a waitress who serves as a potential love interest for Hemsworth’s character.
Randall Emmett and George Furla’s Emmett/Furla Films is financing the film, which the duo will produce with David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman of Mandeville Films. Production is skedded to start this spring.
Roberts, who recently appeared in back-to-back Sundance pics “The Art of Getting By” and “Celeste and Jesse Forever,” is currently filming Scott Coffey’s indie comedy “Adult World” with John Cusack and Evan Peters.
Roberts is repped by CAA, Sweeney Entertainment and attorney Neil Meyer.
Emma was spotted out yesterday(March 8th) shopping at Cartier and having lunch at Roni’s in Beverly Hills. Later that night she was seen leaving Boa Steakhouse in West Hollywood. Check out the candids below!
Emma was spotted arriving back in LA yesterday(March 7th), check out the LAX candids below!
EDIT: Added more LAX candids! Emma was spotted running errands in West Hollywood yesterday(March 7th) and also later leaving the Byron and Tracey Salon in Beverly Hills. Her hair seems lighter so wouldn’t be surprise if she is in the proccess of going back blonde!
Check out the new twitter/instagram photos below! The 5 thumbnails below are on set of Adult World, which yesterday(March 6th) was the last day of filming according to the director, Scott Coffey.
scott coffey @skotcof 16hr
@RobertsEmma is a really great actress. She is going to floor people when they see #adultworld
scott coffey @skotcof 17hr
scott coffey @skotcof March 6
Last day #adultworld
Check out more instagram photos added, one is of Emma and @evan_kyle on set of Adult World recently! Also check out some photos of Emma with fans, thanks to @EmRobertsRussia for finding! If you ever met Emma and want to send in your photos for the site please do so by e-mail!
EDIT: Added more twitter photos, thanks to @WeloveEmmaRob for the sending! Remember the still that was posted a while back from the music video Emma along with Shiloh Fernandez shot for Haziq and the Giggles well below is the video along with captures. Check it out below, Emma looks amazing and does a tiny bit of dancing!