Paul Bettany, Rufus Sewell Join “The Tourist”

Paul Bettany and Rufus Sewell have joined the cast of the romantic thriller “The Tourist” at Sony Pictures, GK Films and Spyglass says Variety.

A remake of the French 2005 thriller “Anthony Zimmer”, Johhny Depp plays an American tourist visiting Italy after a failed romance. He is soon drawn into a web of intrigue by a female Interpol agent (Angelina Jolie) who is attempting to locate a criminal who was once her lover.

Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck (“The Lives of Others”) directs the project which is currently filming in Venice. Graham King, Tim Headington, Gary Barber, Roger Birnbaum and Jonathan Glickman are producing.