Now that he's no longer James Bond, Daniel Craig has signed on to join Halle Berry in a drama set in Los Angeles during the 1992 Rodney King riots. The Deniz Gamze Erguven-directed film Kings, is reportedly a passion project for the Mustang director.

Craig will play Ollie, a white man living in South Central Los Angeles, who falls in love with Halle Berry’s character. During one of the city's most infamous times, the pair attempt to work together to find and protect her children through the riots.