Beau Knapp (The Nice Guys, upcoming Death Wish), Jade Pettyjohn (School of Rock, upcoming Trial by Fire), Toby Huss (Halt and Catch Fire, upcoming LAbyrinth), Zach Villa (Dan Is Dead), James Jordan (Wind River), and Shamier Anderson (Shots Fired) have come aboard Karyn Kusama’s crime thriller, Destroyer, which stars Nicole Kidman. The film, written by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi, is currently shooting in Los Angeles.
It follows LAPD detective Erin Bell (Kidman) who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members and into her own history with them to finally reckon with the demons that destroyed her past.
Tatiana Maslany, Sebastian Stan, Bradley Whitford, Toby Kebbell, and Scoot McNairy co-star.
30WEST is fully financing the project, which is being produced by Fred Berger of Automatik, Hay, and Manfredi. Rocket Science is overseeing the international sales, with ICM Partners and CAA repping North American rights.
Knapp is repped by Luber Roklin Entertainment and CAA; Pettyjohn by Karen Renna & Associates and Innovative; Villa by Velocity Entertainment Partners and Don Buchwald & Associates; Huss by Principato-Young Entertainment and Abrams Artists Agency; Jordan by Stone Manners and Freed Management; Anderson by ICM and Mosaic.