Hawke, Scott Thomas Join Paris-Set “Fifth”

Ethan Hawke and Kristin Scott Thomas have joined the cast of the indie thriller “The Woman in the Fifth” says Variety.

Hawke plays an American film lecturer who has now taken up residence in Paris after his involvement in a scandal at his former university.

He soon shacks up with a widow who is a suspect in a series of gruesome murders. Douglas Kennedy penned the novel on which the film is based.

Pawel Pawlikowski directs the project and filming kicks off on location in Paris in March.