Toby Kebbell (“Alexander,” “Rocknrolla”) has joined Matthew Hope’s British indie feature “The Veteran” for Premiere Picture and Lypsync Productions says The Hollywood Reporter.
The story follows a young soldier returning from Afghanistan who becomes the target of a clandestine operative to monitor suspected terrorists in the UK. The film is said to explore Government’s control and manipulation of the smaller players in the wars on terror and drugs.
Brian Cox, Ashley Thomas, Adi Bielski and Tom Brooke also star. Hope, former SAS counter-terrorism specialist Robert Henry Craft and Adam Tysoe co-wrote the script.
Kim Leggatt and Debbie Shuter will produce/ Filming kicks off later this month on location around London.