Female-led revenge thriller is based on British miniseries of the same name
Story is set in the aftermath of a heist gone wrong. The four widows of the armed robbers killed in the failed caper join forces to pull off the robbery themselves.
The film will be produced by Iain Canning and Emile Sherman of See-Saw Films alongside McQueen.
“After the tremendous success and the amazing journey we experienced together on ’12 Years A Slave,’ we formed a true friendship with Steve,” said Brad Weston, president and CEO of New Regency, in a statement when the film was first announced. “He is like family to all of us here at New Regency and we are thrilled he has entrusted us with this project. We can’t wait to collaborate with him once again.”
She is represented by WME.