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Jan 29, 2016 @ 12:45 pm

Jennifer Aniston is ready to put out some fires.

The Cake actress is on board to star in The Fixer, a film based on the life of sports-world crisis manager Denise White, EW has confirmed.

Fox 2000 picked up the pitch from Dallas Buyers Club co-writer Melisa Wallack, along with White’s life rights and rights to the Men’s Journal profile “The Woman Who Bails Out the NFL’s Bad Boys,” by Paul Solotaroff.

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White is a former Miss USA contestant who also worked in broadcasting before becoming a personal assistant to entertainers and athletes. She went on to found the management and PR firm EAG and has been described as the Olivia Pope of the sports world.

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In addition to starring, Aniston will produce The Fixer, alongside Kristin Hahn, Steve Barnett, and Bernie Goldmann. A director has yet to be named.

Deadline first reported the news.

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