Liam Neeson Is Viola Davis’ Husband In “Widows”

Liam Neeson is in talks to play Viola Davis’ husband in Steve McQueen’s heist thriller “Widows” for See-Saw Films, Film4 and New Regency.

Based on the 1983 British miniseries, the story follows four armed robbers who are killed in a failed heist attempt, leaving their widows to finish the job.

Elizabeth Debicki, Cynthia Erivo, Michelle Rodriguez, Daniel Kaluuya, and Andre Holland are also on board. Gillian Flynn will write the script with McQueen, with the latter producing alongside Iain Canning and Emile Sherman.

Source: Variety