Dan Gilroy‘s directorial debut also stars Bill Paxton and Rene Russo
The dark thriller follows a driven young man (Gyllenhaal) who discovers the nocturnal world of L.A. freelance crime journalism.
Jennifer Fox and Tony Gilroy, who collaborated on “Michael Clayton” and “Duplicity,” will produce along with Gyllenhaal. Bold Films is financing with Michel Litvak and David Lancaster producing and Gary Michael Walters serving as executive producer.
He’s represented by CAA and Kate Bryden and Donna French in the UK.