Ridley Scott To Direct And Produce “Kind One”

Ridley Scott will direct and produce an adaptation of Tom Epperson’s period noir novel “The Kind One” for Warner Bros. Pictures says Variety.

The story is set in 1930s Los Angeles, and centers on an amnesiac who finds himself working for a mobster – a killer given the nickname “the Kind One” – and falling in love with the thug’s girlfriend.

Casey Affleck is attached to star in the film and Epperson will pen the screenplay.