Jonathan Rhys Meyers Joins Mandrake

Jonathan Rhys Meyers will star as the hero of Omega Entertainment and Baldwin Entertainment Group’s “Mandrake” says The Hollywood Reporter.

Chuck Russell (“The Scorpion King”) directs this updated take on the classic Hearst comic book, the Mandrake character is an extreme escape artist embroiled in international espionage.

The film is scheduled to shoot early next year in China and the US.