Photo: Actors Kevin Costner, left, and Woody Harrelson. (File images)
The basics: Woody Harrelson and Kevin Costner are reportedly lined up to star in this Bonnie-and-Clyde drama, about the federal agents who tracked down and put an end to the infamous criminals’ early 20th century murder and robbery spree.
The status: After being in development for years, this long-gestating feature film — a historical crime drama now backed by Netflix — is scheduled to shoot in New Orleans from Feb. 2 to April 10.
The budget: The project, which is expected to shoot throughout the region — including in Covington, LaPlace, Hammond, Baton Rouge and Donaldsonville — is being made on a reported budget of $49 million. Of that, an estimated $34.8 million will be spent in-state, with $10.4 million earmarked for Louisiana payroll.
[Read more about “Highwaymen” at NOLA.com.]