Jeffrey Dean Morgan Visits Shanghai

Jeffrey Dean Morgan (TV’s “Supernatural,” “The Accidental Husband”) has joined the Weinstein Co.’s period piece “Shanghai” says The Hollywood Reporter.

Morgan plays Connor, an American killed in Japanese-occupied Shanghai before the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Paul Soames (John Cusack) sets out to investigate his friend’s murder and discovers a larger secret that the government is hiding. Ken Watanabe also stars.

Mikael Hafstrom (“1408”) is directing from a script by Hossein Amini (“The Four Feathers”). The film is in production in Thailand.