Ed Harris will star opposite Samuel L. Jackson in “The Cleaner,” which Renny Harlin is directing for Millennium Films. Anonymous Content is producing for Millennium.
Keke Palmer (“Akeelah and the Bee”) also has been cast in the indie pic. Harlin is set to begin lensing in Shreveport, La., at the end of January.
Story revolves around a man (Jackson) who specializes in cleaning crime scenes and is caught in a murder cover-up. Harris will play a police detective drawn into the mystery.Harris, who most recently starred in “Copying Beethoven,” appears in upcoming pics “Gone, Baby, Gone” and “Winston.”
Anonymous Content’s upcoming slate includes Sundance selection “Smiley Face” and Renee Zellweger starrer “Case 39.”
Millennium’s slate includes George Gallo’s romantic comedy “Homeland Security,” starring Antonio Banderas, Meg Ryan, Colin Hanks and Selma Blair.