Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart have joined American Ultra, an indie comedy directed by Project X's Nima Nourizadeh, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Chronicle scribe Max Landis wrote the screenplay for the film which reunites the starss after working together on Adventureland.
Likely Story's David Alpert and Circle of Confusion's Britton Rizzio produce.
Eisenberg stars as Mike, an unmotivated stoner who lives with girlfriend Phoebe (Stewart) in a small, sleepy town. Their lives take a sudden turn after one night Mike's past comes back to haunt him, leaving him the target of the government who are bent on taking him out.
Kevin Frakes of PalmStar Media Capital and Raj Brinder Singh of Merced Media Partners are executive producing American Ultra. which is set to start shooting in April, 2014.