Angelina Jolie to team up with Taylor Sheridan on 'Those Who Wish Me Dead'
Oscar winner Angelina Jolie will be teaming up with writer-director Taylor Sheridan on his next "Those Who Wish Me Dead". The film has been penned by Sheridan, who made his directorial debut with critically acclaimed thriller "Wind River" in 2017. He is also known for writing the screenplays of Oscar nominated "Hell or High Water" and Denis Villeneuve's "Sicario".
According to Variety, the new movie is set against a wildfire in the Montana wilderness. It follows a 14-year-old boy who witnesses a brutal murder. He is issued a false identity and hidden in a wilderness skills program for troubled teens while the killers are slaughtering anyone who gets in their way in a methodical quest to reach him.
The project will be produced by BRON Studios and Film Rites. Production is expected to start in May, after Sheridan completes shooting the second season of Kevin Costner-starrer series "Yellowstone". Jolie, is currently working on "Maleficent 2", which is set to release in 2020.
(With inputs from agencies.)