Heard joins fight club of 'Get Some'


Amber Heard has been cast as the female lead in "Get Some," a teen drama directed by Jeff Wadlow. Craig Baumgarten and David Zelon are producing.

Written by Chris Hauty, the story centers on a transplanted Iowa teen (Sean Faris) who winds up in an underground fighting league in Florida. Heard will play Baja Miller, whose loyalties are put to the test when her boyfriend severely beats up Faris' character.

Summit, Mandalay and BMP Inc. are the producing entities. Summit is financing and will distribute.

Production begins July 16 in Florida.

Heard stars in Kevin Williamson's series "Hidden Palms," which premieres tonight on the CW. She recently wrapped "Pineapple Express," with Seth Rogen and James Franco, and next appears on the big screen in the title role of the Weinstein Co. horror movie "All the Boys Love Mandy Lane."

She is repped by Endeavor, Hyler Management and Jackoway Tyerman Wertheimer Austen.