Jim Sturgess Is "Defending The Enemy"

By Garth Franklin Friday May 16th 2014 09:18AM

Jim Sturgess and Koji Yakusho are set to star in "Defending The Enemy," James Moll's adaptation of the book "A Trial of Generals."

The story follows a young lawyer assigned to defend the Japanese General Matsaharu Homma after the end of WWII. The General was accused of war crimes for allegedly orchestrating the Bataan Death March.

Filming is set to begin in August.

Source: Screen