Production has officially begun on Steven Spielberg’s untitled cold war spy thriller starring Tom Hanks. 20th Century Fox is co-financing the film with DreamWorks in association with Participant Media.
The film is the true story of James Donovan, an attorney who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible mission to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot.
Mark Rylance, Amy Ryan, Alan Alda and more star in the project which will shoot on location in New York and Berlin.
Joel Coen and Ethan Coen have penned the script while Spielberg, Marc Platt and Kristie Macosko Krieger will produce. An October 16th 2015 release is set.
Source: 20th Century Fox