British actress boards action thriller…

Natalie Dormer (‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Rush’) has been tapped to topline the Stefan Ruzowitzky-directed action thriller ‘Patient Zero,’ reports Deadline.

Featuring a script by Mike Le. the story focuses on “an unprecedented global pandemic that causes the evolution of a new species. An aggressive form of rabies turns the infected into predators, addicted to violence. An inexplicably gifted human survivor with the ability to speak the new mutant language leads a hunt for Patient Zero and hope for a cure.”

Dormer will next be seen starring alongside Jennifer Lawrence in the November 20th release, ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1.’