By Mandi Bierly
Updated March 01, 2010 at 10:55 AM EST

Zombieland‘s Amber Heard has been cast alongside Nicolas Cage in the bloody 3D action film Drive Angry. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Cage plays a man chasing the people who killed his daughter and kidnapped her baby; Heard costars as a diner employee who teams with Cage to find his granddaughter. Director Patrick Lussier hopes to begin shooting in Shreveport, La., this month, the trade reports.