Brosnan Hunts Thornton In “St. Vincent”

Pierce Brosnan, Billy Bob Thornton, Maria Bello and Giovanni Ribisi have joined the cast of the crime thriller “St. Vincent” for Premier National Studios, Quickfire Films and IM Global reports Variety

Brosnan plays a hitman who goes undercover as a priest to get close to his latest target, a gangland mole (Thornton). He soon discovers playing good guy proves more dangerous.

Walter Hill (“48 Hours”) directs from a script by Cameron Young. Claudio Castravelli, Beau St. Clair and Jon Turtle will produce. Shooting kicks off July 12th in Detroit.