'Losers' adds Holt McCallany

Actor joins cast of DC Comics adaptation

Veteran actor Holt McCallany has signed on to Silver Pictures' "The Losers," which Warner Bros. is distributing.

Sylvain White is directing the action pic, which is adapted from the well-known DC Comics/Vertigo property. The contemporary-set tale revolves around a group of Black Ops forces who, after being betrayed by their handler, regroup to seek revenge and conduct operations against the CIA.

McCallany ("Fight Club") will play Wade, a special-forces officer who has left the group. Zoe Saldana and Jason Patric already have been cast.

McCallany, repped by APA and Mosaic Media, also appears in the FX pilot "Lights Out, " the story of an aging boxer struggling to support his family, which is in the running for a series pickup.