You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

CANNES: Gerard Butler to Star in ‘Den of Thieves’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Gerard Butler is heading for the bank, starring in Relativity’s heist drama “Den of Thieves.”

Christian Gudegast is set to direct from his own script, co-written with Paul Scheuring, in which a legendary bank heist crew decides to rob the Federal Reserve in Los Angeles right under the nose of a rogue sheriff’s deputy.

Relativity Intl. is launching sales at Cannes. Mark Canton, Ryan Kavanaugh, Tucker Tooley and Alan Siegel are producing, with Chris Bender, JC Spink and Butler exec producing. Butler and Siegel are producing under their G-Base banner.

Robbie Brenner is overseeing the film on behalf of the studio.

Butler is currently in production on “Gods of Egypt.”  Canton produced “300: Rise of an Empire” and  just wrapped with Cinelou DHJ partner Courtney Solomon on “Cake,” starring Jennifer Aniston.

Butler is represented by CAA and Alan Siegel Entertainment. Gudegast is represented by WME Entertainment, Management 360 and Patrick Knapp at Bloom Hergott.

More Film

  • Claire (BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD) and Owen

    China Box Office: 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Opening Dominates Weekend

    Gerard Butler is heading for the bank, starring in Relativity’s heist drama “Den of Thieves.” Christian Gudegast is set to direct from his own script, co-written with Paul Scheuring, in which a legendary bank heist crew decides to rob the Federal Reserve in Los Angeles right under the nose of a rogue sheriff’s deputy. Relativity […]

  • Mandatory Credit: Photo by Matt Sayles/AP/REX/Shutterstock

    Martin Bregman, 'Scarface' Producer, Dies at 92

    Gerard Butler is heading for the bank, starring in Relativity’s heist drama “Den of Thieves.” Christian Gudegast is set to direct from his own script, co-written with Paul Scheuring, in which a legendary bank heist crew decides to rob the Federal Reserve in Los Angeles right under the nose of a rogue sheriff’s deputy. Relativity […]

  • SUPER FAMILY -- In Disney Pixar’s

    Box Office: 'Incredibles 2' Shatters Records With Heroic $180 Million Opening

    Gerard Butler is heading for the bank, starring in Relativity’s heist drama “Den of Thieves.” Christian Gudegast is set to direct from his own script, co-written with Paul Scheuring, in which a legendary bank heist crew decides to rob the Federal Reserve in Los Angeles right under the nose of a rogue sheriff’s deputy. Relativity […]

  • shanghai skyline China Placeholder

    Shanghai Festival: Chinese Film Studios Rethink Growth Strategy as Challenges Loom

    Gerard Butler is heading for the bank, starring in Relativity’s heist drama “Den of Thieves.” Christian Gudegast is set to direct from his own script, co-written with Paul Scheuring, in which a legendary bank heist crew decides to rob the Federal Reserve in Los Angeles right under the nose of a rogue sheriff’s deputy. Relativity […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content