Tom Wilkinson has joined the thriller Felony, starring opposite the previously cast Joel Edgerton. The feature film, which starts lensing in late October, will be directed by Matthew Saville (Noise) from a script by Edgerton.
Here’s the synopsis: ‘Driving home after a celebration drink with his team after the long waited bust of a major gang, a decorated police officer (Edgerton) runs a young cyclist off the road. As he gives CPR to the child, fellow officers arrive to take his statement. In a split second decision he tells them a lie about the accident which will change all their lives in this edge of your seat thriller.’
Wilkinson will play Detective Carl Summer, the lead police investigator who arrives on the scene following the accident. The movie shoulld hit cinemas next year.