Monday, September 20, 2010
Peckham Goes To Moscow
“Invictus” and “Sherlock Holmes” writer Anthony Peckham has been hired to pen the latest script for "Moscow" says Heat Vision Blog
The first in the Jack Ryan film franchise not based on a Tom Clancy book, the story follows Ryan (Chris Pine) in his pre- CIA days having left his stint in the Marines to become a successful financial analyst.
Moving to Moscow with his wife to serve as advisor for a billionaire employer, an employer who sets Ryan up as the fall guy for a terrorist scheme that aims to collapse the U.S. economy. Ryan then goes on a race to clear his name, stop the plot and save his wife who has been taken hostage.
Former Lost producer and director Jack Bender seems to be still attached to helm the reboot
Hossein Amini (The Four Feathers, Jude) wrote the initial script (that Adam Kovac had then polished)
Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Mace Neufeld are producing the pic.