Baby, Lil' Wayne To Star In 'Cut Throat City'

Cash Money Records

founder and CEO Bryan "Baby" Williams and his star artist Lil' Wayne

have signed on to star in a new independent movie titled Cut Throat City.

The heist story

starts in New Orleans' rough 9th Ward, also known as "Cut Throat City."

The movie is being

shot by music video director Aaron Courseault and is his first feature film,

while the script is being written by Paul Cuschieri.

The 9th Ward is

the largest and one of the most impoverished areas of New Orleans' 17 wards.

In 2005, the area experienced catastrophic flooding

Cut Throat

City is scheduled to be released in 2007.