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Alba on board for Wright Girls

1 of 1 Jessica Alba will star in Wright Girls
Jessica Alba will star in Wright Girls

Sin City’s Jessica Alba has been signed up for The Wright Girls, with Entourage star Kevin Connolly on board to direct.

Based on the Japanese hit 2LDK, The Wright Girls follows two sitcom stars who live together but have their friendship tested when they are both up for the lead role in a mega movie.

Speaking about the news, Connolly said in a statement: "I'm excited for the opportunity to work with Jessica... and re-imagine this great story for a new audience.

"It's been great working with everyone at Atlas as we gear up for production."

This isn’t the first time the director worked with Alba, he helms the upcoming drama Dear Eleanor in which Alba stars. The film follows two teenage girls who go on a trip in search for the former first lady of America, Eleanor Roosevelt.

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