The Knocked Up actress took Witherspoon"s place after the latter withdrew from the project for unknown reasons. Movie bosses were then said to have roped in Heigl to star as Stephanie Plum in the film based on Janet Evanovich's novel of the same name, reports Contactmusic.
The film tells the story of an unemployed lingerie buyer who becomes a bounty hunter to make ends meet. The shooting is expected to kick start once the screenplay is completed, according to Daily Variety.
Washington (ANI): Katherine Heigl has reportedly filled in the spot left vacant by Reese Witherspoon in the upcoming movie One For The Money.