Pineapple Express’ Amber Heard joins thriller Drive Angry

Pineapple Express’ Amber Heard has signed to star in action thriller Drive Angry.

The film centres on a man seeking revenge against the people responsible for his daughter’s death and the kidnapping of his granddaughter.

The 23-year-old will portray a diner worker who helps the man find his missing granddaughter.

Heard is set to join Nicolas Cage in the Nu Image/Millennium project, says The Hollywood Reporter.