- SEVEN PSYCHOPATHS
Colin Farrell (In Bruges, Crazy Heart), Sam Rockwell (Iron Man 2, Frost/Nixon), Academy Award-winner and Tony nominee Christopher Walken (Hairspray, Catch Me If You Can), and Academy Award-nominee Woody Harrelson (The Messenger, Rampart) have all signed on to star in Seven Psychopaths, an action-comedy written and directed by Academy Award-winner Martin McDonagh (In Bruges).
|Colin Farrell goes Psycho|
Blueprint Pictures is producing. Film4 are co-financing with the BFI Film Fund and CBS Films which has the U.S. rights to the film. Hanway Films is handling foreign sales.
Farrell stars as a struggling screenwriter, who inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends (Rockwell) and (Walken) kidnap a gangster's (Harrelson) beloved Shih Tzu.
Tom Waits (The Book of Eli, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus) has also joined the cast along with Olga Kurylenko (Centurian, Quantum of Solace) who is currently in negotiations.
Graham Broadbent (In Bruges, Millions) and Peter Czernin (In Bruges) are attached to produce with Film4's Tessa Ross who is set to serve as executive producer.
Production began in Los Angeles on November 7th.