John Singleton Helming Layover


John Singleton will direct and produce the action thriller Layover for Sierra Pictures, reports Variety.

The script, by Jay Longino and Michael Browning, centers on an ex-con whose family is kidnapped by a group of corrupt TSA agents while on a seven-hour layover.

Singleton will next direct Lionsgate’s thriller Abduction, starring Taylor Lautner and shooting this summer in Pittsburgh.