'American Sniper' Actor Cory Hardrict Joins 'Spectral' (Exclusive)

Cory Hardrict - P 2014
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Cory Hardrict - P 2014

James Badge Dale is starring in Legendary’s supernatural thriller.

Cory Hardrict has joined Legendary Pictures' sci-fi thriller Spectral, starring James Badge Dale.

Nic Mathieu is directing the film, which centers on a special-ops team that fights supernatural beings who've taken over New York City.

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Ian Fried wrote the original treatment, with the George Nolfi-penned screenplay getting a rewrite from John Gatins. Legendary's Thomas Tull and Jon Jashni will produce, with Jillian Share and Guy Riedel serving as executive producers. Sophia Sikora will also oversee the film for Legendary.

Hardrict, who is married to actress Tia Mowry, recently has completed a slew of projects. He just wrapped production on Clint Eastwood's American Sniper, starring Bradley Cooper. He's also starring in indie drama Brotherly Love and Car Dogs alongside Octavia Spencer.

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Hardrict's previous work includes Transcendence, Warm Bodies and Lovelace. He’s repped by CAA and Jackoway Tyerman.

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