Indie thriller to start shooting in November…

Michael Apted (‘The World Is Not Enough,’ ‘The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader’) is to take the director’s chair for ‘Unlocked,’ a CIA thriller set to star Noomi Rapace (‘The Drop,’ ‘Child 44’), Michael Douglas (‘Ant-Man,’ ‘Last Vegas’), and Orlando Bloom (‘The Hobbit,’ ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’).

Based on a screenplay by Peter O’Brien. ‘Unlocked’ tells the story of a CIA interrogator (Rapace) who unwittingly provides information to terrorists and then must race against the clock to stop a biological warfare attack on London.

Lorenzo DiBonaventura (‘Transformers: Age of Extinction,’ ‘Salt,’ ‘RED,’ ‘G.I. Joe: Retaliation’) is attached to produce, alongside Georgina Townsley and Erik Howsam. Silver Reel (‘Under The Skin,’ ‘The Railway Man,’ ‘The Host’).