Drew Barrymore in talks to produce ‘The Heist Society’

Updated: Jul 02, 2011, 10:57 AM IST

Los Angeles: Hollywood actress Drew Barrymore is in talks to produce a film based on the book ‘The Heist Society’ along with Warner Bros.

‘Heist Society,’ published last year by Hyperion books, revolves around a teenage girl balancing school and her family`s criminal activities.

In the novel, the story is triggered by powerful mobster being robbed of his priceless art collection -- with the girl`s father as the main suspect -- and the protagonist responding by assembling a crew to steal it back, reports variety.com.

Barrymore has previously produced films like ‘How to Be Single’ and ‘He`s Just Not That into You.’