*Cuba Gooding Jr. and Cole Hauser have joined the cast of the indie thriller “The Hit List” for North by Northwest Productions, reports Variety.

The story centers on a man who confides his problems to a stranger (Gooding) he meets in a bar and, in a drunken moment, gives the stranger a list of the five people he’d like to see dead. Soon, the people on his list are being killed off.

Shooting began this week in Spokane, Washington under director Will Kaufman.

Chad Law and Evan Law wrote the screenplay. March On Prods.’ Richard Salvatore (“The Big Bang”) and Deco Entertainment’s Freddy Braidy (“Wrong Turn at Tahoe”) are producing. Johnny Martin (“Give’ em Hell, Malone”) exec produces.