Mitchell cracks 'Code' cast


NEW YORK -- Radha Mitchell has joined Morgan Freeman, Antonio Banderas in Mimi Leder’s crime thriller “The Code”

Mitchell plays a temptress whose romantic liaison with a thief (Banderas) threatens to come between him and his partner in crime, her godfather (Freeman).

The feature is a co-production between Nu Image/Millennium Films, Revelations Entertainment, Equity Pictures and First Look Studios, with financing provided by Grosvenor Park.

The film begins shooting later this month in New York, followed by Nu Image’s Nu Boyana Film Center in Bulgaria. The project was developed in-house at Revelations by Tracy Mercer and brought to Millennium. Ted Humphrey and Reuben Leder wrote the screenplay.

Mitchell’s credits include “Melinda and Melinda,” “Rogue” and “The Children of Huang Shi.”