Harlin to direct thriller

CANNES — Darclight, the L.A.-based genre division of Arclight Films, has added the thriller “Brodie’s Law” to its slate.

The announcement was made Friday by Darclight’s Gary Hamilton.

Pic will be directed and produced by Renny Harlin from a script by Kirsten Elms and is based on the graphic novel by Daley Osiyemi and David Bircham. Producers are Steve Squillante, Ford Oelman and Mark Costa and is in pre-production. It involves a heist.

“This is a strong commercial film that exhibits material that a broad demographic can get excited about,” Darclight’s Gary Hamilton said.

Darclight Films was established in 2004 as the genre division of international sales, production and distribution company Arclight Films.

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