Kill Switch: Brolin, Cheadle & Stan in talks to star in Soderbergh crime drama
Oscar nominees Josh Brolin (No Country for Old Men, Avengers: Endgame, Milk) and Don Cheadle (Hotel Rwanda, Avengers Endgame, Black Monday), along with Sebastian Stan (The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Avengers: Endgame, Captain America: Civil War) are all in talks to star in Kill Switch, and upcoming crime drama set in 1950s Detroit from Oscar-winning director Steven Soderbergh (Traffic, The Knick, Mosaic), Collider has confirmed.
Brolin, Cheadle, and Stan would star as criminals who carry out a home invasion, only to wonder if they’ve been double-crossed.
The spec script was written by Ed Solomon (Men in Black) and the movie will soon be shopped to studios will interest reportedly being high to the all-star cast, the strong screenplay, and Soderbergh being attached to the project.
Casey Silver (Godless) will serve as a producer on the film. Production is expected to begin next summer.
Soderbergh’s recent projects also include the Netflix movies High Flying Bird and The Laundromat, and recently wrapped his latest directing gig Let Them All Talk, starring Meryl Streep, Gemma Chan, Lucas Hedges, Candice Bergen, and Dianne Wiest. He also recently produced Scott Z. Burns’ The Report and served as executive producer on Bill & Ted Face the Music.
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