Statham Joins Cop Killing Film “Blitz”

Jason Statham will play a sociopathic, destructive cop named Brant in the upcoming film adaptation of Ken Bruen’s novel “Blitz” reports Crimespree Cinema.

Set in South East London, the book follows three different police officers who must deal with their own issues alongside hunting down a serial killer hunting down cops all over the city in a quest for tabloid immortality.

Paddy Considine will be playing Sergeant Porter Nash, an openly gay cop that works with the homophobic Brant. Nathan Parker (“Moon”) adapted the script and Elliott Lester (“Love is a Drug”) is directing.