Rosamund Pike to star in political action thriller
British actor Rosamund Pike (above) has joined actor Jon Hamm in the upcoming political action thriller, High Wire Act. Tony Gilroy has the script for the project, which will be directed by Brad Anderson. Set in 1980’s Beirut, the story sees Hamm, 44, as a former US diplomat, who is called back into service to save a former colleague from a conspiracy. The 36-year-old will play a CIA field agent who works undercover at the an embassy. Ted Field, Gilroy and Mike Weber are producing the project which is expected to start in January 2016.