Liam Neeson joins Russell Crowe and Elizabeth Banks in The Next Three Days

Liam Neeson has reportedly been cast in The Next Three Days.

The 57-year-old actor will cameo in the movie which stars Russell Crowe and Elizabeth Banks.

Crowe plays a professor whose wife, played by Banks, is imprisoned for a crime that she swears she didn’t commit. He decides to break her out of jail and seeks advice from a man who has escaped from prison several times, played by Neeson.

The film is expected in cinemas in late 2010