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Paul Greengrass To Helm "Agent Storm" Film

By Garth Franklin Monday July 28th 2014 08:04PM
Paul Greengrass To Helm "Agent Storm" Film

"Captain Phillips" director Paul Greengrass and producer Scott Rudin are re-teaming for a film adaptation of the true story tale "Agent Storm" for Sony Pictures.

The story centers on Morten Storm (pictured), a one-time Islamic radical who eventually became a double agent for the CIA, MI6 and Danish intelligence.

He ultimately must betray his friend and mentor al-Awlaki - al-Qaeda's biggest threat to the West. Storm, Paul Cruickshank and Tim Lister wrote the book.

Greengrass is eyeing it as a directorial effort and also may adapt it.

Source: THR

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