Henry Cavill (The Tudors) has signed on to star in the kidnapping thriller The Cold Light of Day, with JCVD director Mabrouk El Melchri at the helm. According to Heat Vision, the story centers on “a cocky young Wall Street trader who reluctantly vacations with his family in Spain. When his family is kidnapped, he is thrust into a government conspiracy and must unravel his father’s darkest secret in order to save his loved ones.”
Richard Price (The Wire) is currently in the middle of polishing the script from Scott Wiper and John Petro. Summit Entertainment and Intrepid Pictures are teaming to produce Cold Light, which is scheduled to commence production in Spain in September.