McTeigue Scores A “Message From the King”

James McTeigue (“V For Vendetta”) is set to direct “Message From the King” for FilmNation Entertainment reports Deadline.

The thriller centers on Jacob King, an enigmatic outsider who comes to LA to investigate the sudden disappearance of his sister.

Oliver Butcher and Stephen Cornwell (“Unknown”) penned the script. Aaron Ryder, Rhodri Thomas and Ash Shah will produce. Shooting begins in the late Fall.