LONDON — Jude Law and Rachel Weisz will star in “The Wisdom of Crocodiles,” a contemporary romantic thriller to be directed by Hong Kong helmer Po-Chih Leong.
The film also marks the first bigscreen role for Timothy Spall (“Secrets & Lies”) since his return to work after a yearlong battle with leukemia.
“The Wisdom of Crocodiles,” which starts shooting in October, is described as a kind of modern-day vampire tale about a man who cannot live without the love of women. The script is by Paul Hoffman.
It’s produced by David Lascelles and Carolyn Choa and exec produced by Dorothy Berwin for Zenith Prods., and financed by Ciby Sales, the Arts Council of England and Entertainment Film Distributors.