Zahn devises a 'Getaway' plan


Steve Zahn will star in writer-director David Twohy's action thriller "A Perfect Getaway" for Relativity Media. MGM is distributing.

Zahn joins the previously announced Timothy Olyphant in the feature, which revolves around two newlyweds on their honeymoon in Hawaii who run into two hikers who turn out to be vicious killers.

Twohy wrote the script.

Zahn is part of the honeymooning couple; Olyphant is one of the killers. Production begins March 31 in Puerto Rico and Hawaii.

Relativity Media's Ryan Kavanaugh, Tucker Tooley and Mark Canton are producing along with Robbie Brenner. Bill Block and Kimberly Fox at QED International are executive producing. QED is handling foreign sales.

Zahn next stars in "Management" opposite Jennifer Aniston for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and MGM. He also has "Sunshine Cleaning" and "The Great Buck Howard" in the can.

He is repped by Endeavor, Principal Entertainment and attorney Frank Stewart.