is going to jail – for her next movie role.
In fact, Aniston, 40, will both star in and produce Goree Girls
, based on the real-life story of a 1940's Texas country band comprised of eight female prisoners, Variety
Due to start shooting in January withGrey Gardens
Emmy-nominated Michael Sucsy as director, Goree Girls
is based on a 2003 Texas Monthly
story by Skip Hollandsworth, titled O Sister, Where Art Thou?
The girls – "the Dixie Chicks of their day," according to Hollandsworth – became favorites on the radio and were eventually pardoned before fading from view.
– Stephen M. Silverman