CineTel picks up Lundgren’s ‘Icarus’

Company acquires int'l distrib rights to actioner

Film Production and distribution company CineTel Films has acquired international distribution rights to Dolph Lundgren’s “Icarus,” which is set to start production this fall with Insight Film Studios.

Lundgren will direct and star in the film.

Lundgren previously directed “Missionary Man,” among other films, and prior to jumping into the director’s chair starred in such actioners as “Universal Soldier” and “The Punisher.”

In “Icarus,” Lundgren plays a Soviet-trained assassin determined to escape his double life as a hitman and as a husband-father.

Raul Inglis penned the script. Insight Film Studios president Kirk Shaw will produce.

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