Phillip Noyce Is Above Suspicion

Phillip Noyce is set to direct the upcoming true crime thriller “Above Suspicion” for Bold Films reports Variety.

Based on the book by New York Times columnist Joe Sharkey, the story tracks FBI agent Mark Putnam, convicted for murder after an affair with an informer that threatened to destroy his career and marriage.

Chris Gerolmo (“Mississippi Burning”) penned the screenplay and shooting is scheduled to begin next Fall. The project will be the first for Noyce post-Angelina Jolie spy thriller “Edwin A. Salt” for Sony Pictures.