If the title Red Sparrow looks familiar to you, that’s because directors similar to David Fincher and Darren Aronofsky ended up previously interested in directing the film, that ought to give you an indication with the project’s tone. The modern name drawn to this film is Francis Lawrence, director of The Hunger Game titles: Catching Fire and Mockingjay.
Deadline reviews that Lawrence is currently eyeing Red Sparrow, based on the spy thriller book by Jason Matthews. Eric Warren Vocalist (American Hustle) wrote the screenplay, which usually centers on a young brains officer working in post-Soviet Russia, who finds very little pitted against a high CIA intelligence police officer. The two ultimately enticed by one another, putting his or her careers and their respected countries at risk.
Aronofsky was a student in talks to direct back 2013, followed by Fincher, who was considering reuniting along with Girl With the Dragon Tattoo celebrity Rooney Mara on the project. These are two great, wonderful names, and should demonstrate that this isn’t your current average espionage thriller.
With The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 hitting movie theaters this November, Lawrence’ersus name has been often attached to a couple of tasks: there’s The Dive, which is currently being produced by James Cameron and contains Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence attached, and then there’s Lionsgate’s edition of Homer’s The Odyssey, that this studio is intending will launch a fresh franchise.
Lawrence definitely provides his pick regarding projects, but in the three above, Red Sparrow sounds the most intriguing considering the names it’s enticed.