Ed Harris has signed on for the crime thriller “Man on a Ledge” at Summit Entertainment according to a press release.
Shooting has begun in New York City on the film in which Sam Worthington plays a cop falsely imprisoned who escapes after being let out for his father’s funeral and stands on a hotel ledge threatening suicide.
Elizabeth Banks plays an NYPD crisis negotiator (Elizabeth Banks) who tries to talk him down. Harris will play a powerful businessman.
Jamie Bell and Anthony Mackie also star as his brother and friend respectively, while Edward Burns plays a rival negotiator.
Asger Leth directs while Chris Gorak along with Erich and Jon Hoeber have polished Pablo Fenjves’ script. Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Mark Vahradian and David Ready are producing.