Winstone, Thewlis, Friel Go To “London”

Ray Winstone (Beowulf), David Thewlis (“Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban”) and Anna Friel (“Pushing Daisies”) have signed onto the crime drama “London Boulevard” reports Variety.

Colin Farrell plays a freshly-paroled London criminal who becomes involved with Keira Knightley’s reclusive actress.

Winstone will star as a former crime boss, Thewlis will play Knightley’s agoraphobic business manager and Friel plays Farrell’s sister.

“Kingdom of Heaven” and “The Departed” scribe William Monahan makes his directorial debut on the film which begins shooting in London this summer.