Neeson portrays an ex-NYPD cop and recovering alcoholic dealing with a series of kidnappings targeting the wives of drug dealers, which escalates to a grisly murder. Stevens portrays a heroin dealer and Astro plays a homeless 17-year-old artist.
“A Walk Among the Tombstones” will be shot in New York.
It’s the first project from the three-year Cross Creek-Exclusive deal to co-finance, co-produce and co-develop at least two features per year with budgets up to $65 million. The companies announced crime thriller “Dark Places” with Charlize Theron at Berlin.