Liam Neeson

LONDON — Liam Neeson is to present his latest film, the crime drama “A Walk Among the Tombstones,” in the Gala Premieres section of the Zurich Film Festival.

Based on Lawrence Block’s bestselling series of mystery novels, the pic stars Neeson as Matt Scudder, an ex-NYPD cop who now works as an unlicensed private investigator operating just outside the law. Pic follows Scudder as he helps a heroin trafficker (Dan Stevens) hunt down the men who kidnapped and then murdered his wife.

Written and directed by Scott Frank (“The Lookout”), the film also stars Sebastian Roche, and is produced by Jersey Films’ Danny DeVito, Double Feature Films’ Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher, Exclusive Media’s Tobin Armbrust and Cross Creek Pictures’ Brian Oliver.

The fest, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary, runs Sept. 25-Oct. 5.

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