Mad Men’s Joan, also known as Christina Hendricks, has joined the cast of new thriller Drive. The film, adapted from the James Sallis crime novel, stars Ryan Gosling and Carey Mulligan, according to Variety. Directed by Danish filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn, Drive follows the story of a talented stunt driver (Ryan) who has a risky side life as a getaway driver for gangs who rob banks. When he agrees to help the boyfriend of his neighbour (Carey) pull off his latest crime, the job goes wrong and he and the woman go on the run.
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