She's an underrated, funny, versatile actress.
He may be the best actor alive.
Hence, the exciting prospect of Elizabeth Banks teaming up with Russell Crowe for Paul Haggis' upcoming drama, The Next Three Days.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Banks is in final negotiations for the film, which is based on the 2008 French thriller Pour Elle. The story follows a man (Crowe) who sets out on a mission to save his wife (Banks) after she's arrested and convicted for a murder she claims she didn't commit.
Haggis will write, direct and produce the movie.