Michael Apted is directing the female Bourne-style thriller from a screenplay by Peter O’Brien. The story centers on a CIA interrogator (Rapace), who unwittingly provides information to terrorists and then must race against the clock to stop a biological warfare attack on London. Principal photography will commence on November 3.
Lorenzo di Bonaventura is producing with Georgina Townsley and Erik Howsam. Claudia Blumhuber is also producing as well as financing through Silver Reel. Bloom first introduced the film to buyers at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Malkovich’s recent work includes Red 2 and Cesar Chavez. He’s wrapped voice work on Penguins of Madagascar and is shooting a Russian-made TV miniseries based on the life of Mata Hari. He’s represented by Principato-Young Entertainment.
Collette most recently appeared in Tammy and Hector and the Search for Happiness and did voice work on The Boxtrolls. She’ll next work on Catherine Hardwicke‘s Miss You Already. She’s represented by CAA.