Jamie Bell Joins Cillian Murphy & Thandie Newton on THE RETREAT
Actor Jamie Bell will be joining the cast of the upcoming British thriller “The Retreat.” Bell will star alongside actors Cillian Murphy and Thandie Newton in the film which gets underway next month.
Murphy and Newton star in the film as a couple in need of marriage help. The pair decide to vacation on a remote island in an attempt to repair the problems in their marriage. Their characters soon learn that everyone from the mainland has died as the result of an airborne virus when a soldier in a biohazard suit washes up on the shores of their island. The project will film in Wales next month and is being produced by Magnet Films. Carl Tibbets will make his directorial debut on the project which he also wrote.
Bell, who was recently among the final names in consideration to play Spider-Man in the upcoming reboot, can next be seen in theaters with Channing Tatum in “The Eagle” which releases next February.