EXCLUSIVE: Bruce Willis, Christopher Meloni and Guardians Of The Galaxy‘s Dave Bautista will star in Marauders, a Steven C. Miller-directed action thriller that Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films will produce and finance and release through its U.S. deal with Lionsgate Premiere. Highland Film Group is handling international. The script was written by Michael Cody and Chris Sivertson, and production begins later this month in Ohio, with Lydia Hull, Tyler Olson, Christopher Rob Bowen and Danny A. Abeckaser rounding out the cast.
An FBI agent is on the trail of bank robbers who give the stolen loot to charity. As he delves further into the investigation, the lawman discovers the trail of secrets that the owner of a bank – played by Willis – has protected. The film’s produced by Randall Emmett and George Furla, and Joshua Harris and Rosie Charbonneau of 4th Wall Entertainment. Tim Sullivan, Tony Callie and Ryan Black will co-produce. Barry Brooker and Stan Wertlieb of Lionsgate will be exec producers with Jason Trawick and Wayne Marc Godfrey and Robert Jones of The Fyzz Facility, who are also co-financing.
Willis is represented by CAA. Miller is UTA and Aperture and Siverstom is Paradigm and Aperture.
EFO has the Michael Polish-directed 90 Minutes In Heaven opening Friday. It’s an exec producer on Everest, which opens September 25.