EXCLUSIVE: Hannah Ware has been set to star with Rupert Friend and Zachary Quinto in Agent 47, the reboot of Hitman which is fast taking shape at Fox. This was the pic that Paul Walker planned to star in before his tragic death, with Homeland star Friend taking the lead role. Aleksander Bach is directing a script by Kyle Ward, Skip Woods and Michael Finch, and Alex Young, Chuck Gordon and Adrian Askarieh are producing with Daniel Alter exec producing. The film starts production February 24 in Berlin before moving to Singapore.
Ware most recently starred in the ABC series Betrayal and before that the Starz series Boss. She also starred alongside Josh Brolin in the Spike Lee-directed Oldboy. She’s repped by WME, Independent Talent Group, and Liebman Entertainment.