CBS Films has debuted five character posters for their upcoming action thriller feature “American Assassin”. The five key members of the cast – Dylan O’Brien, Michael Keaton, Sanaa Lathan, Shiva Negar and Taylor Kitsch are all featured.
Attempting to launch a franchise along “Jack Reacher” lines, this is based on one of Vince Flynn’s fifteen novels about Mitch Rapp, an undercover CIA operative fighting terrorism.
“The Maze Runner” star Dylan O’Brien plays Rapp with Michael Keaton as his handler Stan Hurley, Sanaa Lathan as his boss Irene Kennedy and Taylor Kitsch as the film’s villain who is trying to kick off a third World War in the Middle East.
Michael Cuesta helms from a script by Stephen Schiff, Michael Finch, Edward Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz. It opens in cinemas on September 15th.