Morgan Freeman Turns Spy For “Red”

Morgan Freeman is in talks to star opposite Bruce Willis in the espionage thriller “Red” for Summit Entertainment says Variety.

Based on the Warren Ellis-penned three-book graphic novel, the story follows a former black-ops CIA agent now living a quiet life in retirement until the day a high-tech assassin shows up intent on killing him.

Erich Hoeber and Jon Hoeber are penning the script while Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Mark Vahradian are producing.