Jude Law may be joining Blake Lively in Rhythm Section as the actor is in talks to star in the new spy-thriller from Bond producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli.
Rhythm Section is the first of Mark Burnell’s British novel series Stephanie Patrick. Lively stars as the titular heroine, who becomes an assassin in an effort to avenge the death of her parents after she discovers that the airplane crash they died in — a flight that she was meant to be on — was no accident at all, sending her down a path of self-destruction as seeks out the ones responsible for the crash.
Emmy winning director Reed Morano (The Handmaiden’s Tale) is set to helm the film with IM Global co-founder Stuart Ford serving as executive producer alongside Greg Shapiro and Burnell. Wilson and Broccoli will produce the project though Eon Productions. The project is targeting a fall start date for principal photography and will likely film in the U.S., the U.K., Ireland, Spain, and Switzerland.
Rhythm Section is followed by three more novels in the series including Gemini, The Third Woman, and Chameleon.
As of now, the film does not have a release date. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Rhythm Section as we learn it.
7 Movies Still Worth Catching In Theaters In 2017
The summer movie season may be winding down, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some amazing films still coming out this year! It just opened the fall box office with a bang, earning the highest opening for a horror film, and there are quite a few films set to follow its lead. The holiday season in particular is always a great time for movies, with Oscar contenders and big-budget family-friendly movies being released simultaneously.
Of course, the movies on this list aren’t the only films coming out this year — they’re just some of the ones with the biggest marketing budget, making it easier for people to know they are coming out soon. So, if none of these movies seem interesting to you, do a little research and see if there are any great independent or foreign films coming to your local theaters!
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