Nicolas Cage Has Vanished

Nicolas Cage will star in the thriller “The Vanished” for Focus Features reports Variety.

Penned by Larysa Kondracki and Eilis Kirwan, the story concerns a father who goes in search of his college-aged American-born Muslim son, who’s missing overseas.

Palestinian-born director Hany Abu-Assad (“Paradise Now”) makes his studio helming debut with production scheduled to begin April.