It is the story of a gambler on a losing streak who teams up with a younger gambling addict. They both hope that a road trip through the South will bring them luck.
Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck will be directing from their own script. Their previous works have included "It's Kind of a Funny Story" and "Sugar".
Ryan Reynolds recently provided his voice for the character of Guy in "The Croods", and he just completed "Turbo" and "R.I.P.D.".