Morgan Freeman to Star in New Thriller THE MANUSCRIPT
Comingsoon reports that Morgan Freeman will star in director John Moore's THE MANUSCRIPT. The film will be produced by Mike Witherill and Mark Williams.
Described as "a cat and mouse style thriller", the story follows a jailed GENIUS convict (Morgan Freeman), who leads an ambitious junior book editor, through clues in his memoir, to THE 20 million in missing diamonds he stole years earlier. As the junior editor gets closer to finding out the truth about the mystery, he falls into a greater criminal ploy that leaves his life in danger.
Principal photography will get underway on October 8th.Freeman most recently appeared on the big screen opposite Michael Caine and Alan Arkin in "Going in Style." He will next be seen in "Villa Capri," hitting theaters later this year.
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