20th Century Fox has set Mila Kunis (“That ’70s Show,” “Family Guy”) to star opposite Mark Wahlberg in Max Payne, the John Moore-directed action adaptation of the Rockstar video game.
Kunis will play an assassin who teams up with the title character to avenge her sister’s death.
Wahlberg plays Payne, a cop haunted by the tragic loss of his family who finds himself in the thick of a conspiracy when he investigates a series of murders.
Beau Thorne wrote the script. Julie Silverman and Scott Faye are producers. Tom Karnowski is executive producer.