By Annie Barrett
Updated August 23, 2010 at 01:04 PM EDT

Actress Carey Mulligan (An Education) is in talks to star in Universal’s action thriller Drive, which already stars Ryan Gosling. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Breaking Bad‘s Bryan Cranston is also negotiating to join the cast. The film is an adaptation of the James Sallis novel about a Hollywood stuntman (Gosling) who moonlights as a freelance getaway driver during robberies.