Antoine Fuqua Seeks “Consent to Kill”

Antoine Fuqua (“King Arthur,” “Training Day”) is set to direct the spy thriller “Consent to Kill” for CBS Films reports Variety.

An adaptation of the Vince Flynn novel, the story centers on counterterrorism agent Mitch Rapp who battles a vengeful Saudi billionaire, an ex-East German Stasi spy and a husband-and-wife team of assassins — all while dealing with a knee injury.

Jonathan Lemkin adapted the script while Lorenzo DiBonaventura and Nick Wechsler are producing.