Whitaker, Willis and Akerman Join Catch .44

Forest Whitaker, Bruce Willis and Malin Akerman will star in independent drama Catch .44, to be helmed by first-time director Aaron Harvey from his own script.

Variety says the “story focuses on three women — led by Akerman’s character — being thrust into an extraordinary situation involving a psychopathic hitman, played by Whitaker, a grizzled trucker and a delusional line cook. Willis will play the head crime boss, the mastermind behind everything that happens.”

Shooting will begin in Shreveport, Louisiana on July 11. Kate Mara also stars in the film.

Randall Emmett, Megan Ellison and Jonah M. Hirsch are producing. George Furla, Ted Schipper, Curtis Jackson and Jimmy Pressimono executive produce.


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