Via Variety they report that veteran Liam Neeson (‘The Passenger’) and the protagonist of ‘For 13 reasons’, Kate Walsh have signed to star in a new independent action thriller titled, ‘Honest Thief’ (The honest thief).
Mark Williams, co-creator of the hit Netflix series starring Jason Bateman, ‘Ozark’ will direct this film from a script by Steve Allrich (‘The Canyon’). The story will follow a bank robber named Tom Carter (Neeson), who meets the love of his life in Annie (Walsh), a woman who works a front desk at a storage facility where Carter hid $ 7 million worth of loot. Stolen. When he decides to clear his name and turn himself in, the case falls into the hands of a corrupt FBI agent and everything becomes much more dangerous and difficult.
The medium also advances that Jai Courtney negotiates to join the project to play the corrupt agent, while Jeffrey Donovan and Jeffrey Wright could also work on the project. Williams himself will produce the film along with Tai Duncan, Stephen Emery and Myles Nestel of Solution Entertainment Group, who are currently seeking buyers for the international rights to the project.