With the wrapping up of the first season of “Preacher” on AMC over the weekend, fans of the show’s leading man Dominic Cooper will have to get their fix from other places such as the action thriller “Stratton” which just released its first trailer today.
Cooper, sporting his natural English accent, stars in this adaptation of the book by Duncan Falconer and play the titular Special Boat Service operative. Teaming with an American counterpart named Marty try intercept biochemical weapons – a mission that goes spectacularly wrong.
Not long after Stratton is given a chance for redemption – stop the rogue Soviet operative who took the weapons with the help of a team of people including the protege of Marty who wants revenge on Stratton. “Con Air” and “Tomb Raider” helmer Simon West directs the film which also stars Gemma Chan, Austin Stowell, Tyler Hoechlin, Tom Felton, Thomas Kretschmann, Derek Jacobi, Connie Nielsen, and Jake Fairbrother. No U.S. distributor is yet set.