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Tommy Lee Jones Joins Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman in Thriller ‘Criminal’

Tommy Lee Jones has joined Kevin Costner and Gary Oldman in “Criminal,” a thriller from Millennium Films.

Ariel Vromen, who wrote and directed “The Iceman,” is directing “Criminal” from a script by Douglas Cook and David Weisberg.

The films centers on a dead CIA operative’s memories, secrets and skills that are implanted into a prisoner to help him stop a diabolical plot. Jones will play a doctor.

Producers are Chris Bender, J.C. Spink, Jake Weiner and Matt O’Toole. Exec producers are Avi Lerner,  Trevor Short, Boaz Davidson,  John Thompson, Lati Grobman,  Christa Campbell,  Christine Crowe and Jason Bloom.

Jones directed and starred in “The Homesman,”which debuted at Cannes. The Western drama also stars Hilary Swank, Hailee Steinfeld, William Fichtner and Meryl Streep.

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