McQuarrie, Firth Team For “Three To Kill”

Christopher McQuarrie has signed on to direct and Colin Firth is set to star in an adaptation of French author Jean-Patrick Manchette’s thriller novel “Three To Kill” at Andrew Lauren Productions.

Set on the French coast, Firth will play a disillusioned businessman witnesses a murder and finds himself being hunted by two relentless sociopaths.

Howard Rodman will write the script and Lauren will produce with Laura Bickford. Jacques Tardi previously adapted the novel into the acclaimed 2010 comic “West Coast Blues”.

Source: Deadline