Casting Bits: Jake Gyllenhaal in David Ayer’s ‘End of Watch;’ Olivia Thirlby in ‘Suck City;’ Mira Sorvino in ‘Trade of Innocents’
Posted on Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 by Russ Fischer
Training Day and Harsh Times writer David Ayer is putting together his next film: a cop drama called End of Watch that he’ll write and direct. Jake Gyllenhaal is now in negotiations to star. Variety says the film is “a gritty drama that follows the friendship between longtime partners.” David Ayer is also tapped to write the remake of the Arnold Schwarzenegger action film Commando, but we haven’t heard much about the progress of that film in some time.
After the break, Olivia Thirlby joins the long-gestating memoir adaptation Another Night in Suck City and Dermot Mulroney and Mira Sorvino find Trade of Innocents. Read More »