David Oyelowo, Saoirse Ronan, Sam Rockwell Join Untitled Murder Mystery for Searchlight

David Oyelowo, Saoirse Ronan, Sam Rockwell
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Tom George will direct the detective tale about a desperate Hollywood film producer making a film in 1950s London, only to see murders on set.

David Oyelowo, Saoirse Ronan and Sam Rockwell are set to star in an untitled murder mystery for Searchlight to be directed by Tom George.

The film, penned by Mark Chappell, portrays a desperate Hollywood film producer In 1950s London turning a popular West End play into a film, only to see members of the production be killed off.

Rockwell will play world-weary Inspector Stoppard, alongside overzealous rookie Constable Stalker (Ronan). Both find themselves trying to solve a whodunit in London’s glamorous Theatreland and sordid underground.

Damian Jones is producing the untitled mystery, while Katie Goodson-Thomas, head of development & production for Searchlight Pictures UK, will oversee for the studio.

George, Oyelowo and Ronan are repped by CAA. Rockwell is repped by Gersh.