Triple B's to Star in Indie Thriller
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Article Date: January 19, 2006 | Publication: IGN FilmForce | Author: editors
Bello and Butler join Brosnan in Butterfly on a Wheel.
January 19, 2006 - The always daring Maria Bello (The Cooler, A History of Violence) and Gerard Butler (Timeline, Phantom of the Opera and the upcoming 300) have joined Pierce Brosnan in director Mike Barker's (Best Laid Plans) latest thriller, Butterfly on a Wheel, according to Hollywood Reporter.
The film will be co-produced by Irish Dreamtime, Infinity Features and Icon Productions.
Bello and Butler play a happily married suburban couple whose lives go awry after their 5-year-old daughter is kidnapped. Brosnan will play the villain.
Currently, Bello is shooting Oliver Stone's World Trade Center opposite Nicolas Cage while Gerard Butler leads a large ensemble in director Zack Snyder's adaptation of Frank Miller's graphic novel, 300. Pierce Brosnan is shooting the comedy Instant Karma for director Paul Hernandez.
Butterfly on a Wheel is penned by William Morrissey and set to begin production in Vancouver in March.