Jake Gyllenhaal Is Heading To “Vienna”

Jake Gyllenhaal is set to produce and star in the thriller “Welcome to Vienna,” based on the Kevin Wignall novel, for Focus Features and Nine Stories.

Gyllenhaal will portray a Vienna-based civilian surveillance contractor for hire who is tracking a Chinese scientist.

He interrupts a break-in at his apartment and the intruder escapes, but then comes back and tries to kill him – leading the contractor to believe that the CIA may be trying to kill him. Riva Marker (“Stronger,” “Wildlife”) will produce.

Source: Variety