Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Oscar winner Melissa Leo and Antonio Banderas have signed onto the Yale Leisure action-crime thriller Clear Up Crew from director Jon Keeyes.
The Eire-based manufacturing not too long ago wrapped, and Yale’s recently-launched gross sales banner Nice Escape, led by Nick Donnermeyer, will deal with international rights and introduce the title at subsequent month’s Toronto Movie Pageant.
Pic follows a criminal offense scene clean-up crew, which incorporates Rhys Meyers and Leo’s characters, who uncover a briefcase full of money, unknowingly sending them into battle with mobsters – led by a ruthless crime boss, performed by Banderas, in addition to hitmen, and corrupt authorities brokers who’re hellbound to get the dough again. Clear Up Crew was written by Matthew Rogers. Yale’s Jordan Yale Levine, Jordan Beckerman and Michael Rothstein will produce alongside Richard Bolger and Conor Barry from Hail Mary Footage, and Richard Clabaugh, Stephen Braun and Kurt Ebner.
“We’re excited to work with this legendary all-star forged on what might be an edge-of-your seat, action-packed movie,” stated Levine and Beckerman. “We’re sure that Jon Keeyes will ship a uniquely thrilling cinematic expertise.”
Meyers is a Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee identified for Historical past Channel’s Vikings, Showtime’s The Tudors and the CBS miniseries Elvis. His function credit embody Stonewall, Albert Nobbs, From Paris with Love, August Rush, Mission: Inconceivable III, Match Level, Bend It Like Beckham, Tangled, and Michael Collins, amongst others.
Leo gained a Finest Supporting Actress Oscar for David O. Russell’s The Fighter, a task which additionally notched her a Golden Globe, Critics’ Selection Film Award and Display Actors Guild Award for Excellent Efficiency by a Feminine Actor in a Supporting Position. She additionally obtained Academy Award and SAG nominations for her position in Frozen River. She will subsequent be seen in Nnamdi Asomugha’s The Knife.
Banderas’ has been a frequent collaborator of award-winning Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar, and starred in such works because the director’s Ache and Glory. Banderas gained the Finest Actor award on the Cannes Movie Pageant for that movie, and was nominated for Finest Actor on the Oscars. He’ll subsequent be seen starring with Penelope Cruz within the Spanish comedy Official Competitors and returns because the voice of Puss in Boots in Dreamworks Animation’s Puss in Boots: The Final Want. Subsequent yr, he stars within the extremely anticipated fifth installment of the Indiana Jones movie.
Rhys Meyers is represented by APA, Artist Worldwide Group, and Jackoway Austen Tyerman Wertheimer Mandelbaum Morris Bernstein Trattner & Klein. Leo is represented by APA and The Initiative Group. Banderas is represented by NuCo Media Group and Hirsch Wallerstein Hayum Matlof and Fishman.
Clear Up Crew EPs embody Scott Levenson, Jason Kringstein, Lee Broda, Richard Switzer, Aden Darmody, Tyler Konney, Grant S. Johnson, Jesse Korman, Jeffrey Tussi, David Nazar, Patrick Heaphy, Matt Helderman, Luke Taylor, Will Hirschfeld, Kade Thomas, Colby Cote, and Simon and Harriet Cooper. Richard Bolger and Conor Barry of Hail Mary Footage, Jason Kringstein, and Scott Levenson.
Yale not too long ago introduced The Final Woman with Alice Eve, Shelley Henig and Banderas; The Kill Room, starring Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Manganiello, and Maya Hawke. Additionally, David Duchovny is ready to jot down, direct, and star within the upcoming manufacturing Bucky F*cking Dent.