Michael Esper has joined the cast of Runner Runner, the new online gambling thriller that will be toplined by Ben Affleck, Justin Timberlake and Gemma Arterton. Oliver Cooper, Ben Schwartz and Anthony Mackie also star in the film which will be directed by Brad Furman.
According to Variety:
“When Timberlake’s character is cheated out of his tuition money playing online poker, he flies to Costa Rica hoping to reclaim his losses from the site’s billionaire owner (Affleck) and ends up becoming the corrupt CEO’s right-hand man. Esper will play a tattooed man who is immersed in the online gaming space and like Cooper’s character, works as an affiliate for the poker company.”
Source: Variety via Screen Rant