McGregor, Saldana To “Kill The Trumpet Player”

Ewan McGregor and Zoe Saldana are reportedly in talks to join the Miles Davis biopic “Kill The Trumpet Player”. The project will be sold around at this year’s AFM.

Don Cheadle is set to make his feature directorial debut on the film from a script by “Nixon” scribes Stephen J. Rivele and Chris Wilkinson.

Cheadle will star as the pioneering jazz trumpeter, while Herbie Hancock is on board as executive producer and musical supervisor.

Source: Screen Daily