British actor David Oyelowo is in talks to join in the film adaption of "One Shot" says THR.
Based on author Lee Child's Jack Reacher books the story centers on a military policeman-turned-drifter-(Tom Cruise)-In this particular story Reacher investigates a murder that seems like a slam-dunk but turns out to be more complicated than he could have imagined. The crime involves ta sniper arrested for murdering five people at a mall
Oyelowo would play a homicide detective investigating the case
Rosamund Pike is cast as a tough lawyer and daughter of the discrict attorney.
The 15 Reacher novels have sold more than 40 million copies.
Christopher McQuarrie wrote the adapted screenplay and will direct the movie. He of course worked with Tom on Valkyrie.
David Ellison and Dana Goldberg, Don Granger, Gary Levinsohn and Paula Wagner will produce the pic.