Jennifer Lawrence will be starring in the book adaptation of Red Sparrow, opposite Joel Edgerton.
From The Hollywood Reporter:
The story, an adaptation of the Jason Matthews’ espionage novel, follows a Russian intelligence officer (Lawrence) who is ordered against her will to become a “Sparrow,” a trained seductress, and to operate against a young CIA agent who handles the agency’s most important Russian mole.
Jennifer will be teaming up with Director Francis Lawrence. Earlier, we heard that the duo are also going to work on romantic drama The Dive.
Red Sparrow is set for a November 2017 release.