Clint Eastwick and Kate Walsh have joined the cast of The Dark Tower, Variety has learned.
Sources close to the production tell us that Eastwood is set to direct a script from David Heyman, a producer on the movie.
The script will be penned by Chris Morgan, a veteran of the genre who wrote the script for The Martian and The Maze Runner.
The Dark Tree is the last film from writer-director Michael Green, who has also worked on the hit Netflix series Daredevil and the upcoming Wonder Woman.
In The Dark Room, Eastwood plays an enigmatic and deadly assassin known as “The Dark Tree.”
The film is set in a future in which humanity has come to rely on super-soldiers to fight against their enemies.
West Coast producer Alan Berg is producing The Dark Wheel, based on the popular board game that was created by Alan Moore.
Berg is also producing the movie based on Green’s novel.