Cannes Film Market Regular Scott Adkins Will Direct Action Thriller Action Violence alongside Cam Gigandet.
The project’s tie-in line reads: “The story of a former SEAL, tormented by a decision he made in Afghanistan, (who) becomes a Big Easy vigilante who brutally takes down a drug gang who terrorizes his neighborhood.”
Will Kaufman is directing from a script by Josh Ridgway and Chad Law, the latter having previously written titles with Adkins Curfew and Section Eight. Production is planning a fall start in New Orleans.
Andrew and Isaac Lewis are set to produce the film along with Jon Wroblewski and Christian Sosa. Stanley Preschutti and Ruben Islas of Grandave Capital are the executive producers of the project.
Grandave International is managing worldwide sales for the 2022 Cannes market. international sales of Grandave. Other titles on Grandave’s Cannes market this year include Righteous Thieveswhich is led by Gigandet.
Adkins is replaced by Gersh, the BWH agency, LINK Entertainment, as well as Goodman Genow. Gigandet is replaced by APA, Luber Roklin Entertainment and Vybe Trybe Entertainment.