“The Incident” star Kenny Doughty, who just joined the cast of Bong Joon-ho’s “Snow Piercer,” is set to make his feature directorial debut with “Vengeance Waits,” a British revenge thriller written by first-time scribe C.D. Carver.
Richard Coyle, who stars in Radius-TWC’s English-language remake of Nicolas Winding Refn’s “Pusher,” is attached to star in the pic, which Turnover Prods. and Swing It Films are producing. Lensing is skedded for September.
“Oldboy” helmer Park Chan-wook is producing “Snow Piercer,” a post-apocalyptic thriller that stars Chris Evans, Jamie Bell and Tilda Swinton. Set in a world covered in snow and ice, story follows a train full of travelers who struggle to co-exist.
Doughty previously appeared in Julie Taymor’s “Titus” and Shekhar Kapur’s “Elizabeth.”
Coyle recently starred in the Sundance pic “Grabbers,” which IFC Midnight picked up last month for U.S. theatrical release.
Doughty, who recently signed with Untitled Entertainment, is repped by United Agents in the U.K., while Coyle is repped by London-based Troika.