Tommy Lee Jones Joins Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman in ‘Criminal’

Tommy Lee Jones Joins Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman in 'Criminal'

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Ariel Vromen is directing the thriller for Millennium Films

Oscar winner Tommy Lee Jones has signed on to join Kevin Costner and Gary Oldman in Ariel Vromen's thriller “Criminal,” an individual familiar with the Millennium Films project has told TheWrap.

“Criminal” follows a dangerous prison inmate who has a dead CIA operative's memories, secrets and skills implanted into him in hopes he'll stop a diabolical plot.

Jones will play a character named Dr. Frank.

Vromen (“The Iceman”) will direct from a script by Douglas Cook and David Weisberg.

Chris Bender and J.C. Spink are producing with Matt O'Toole, while executive producers are Avi Lerner, Trevor Short, Boaz Davidson, Mark Gill, John Thompson, Christa Campbell, Lati Grobman, Christine Crowe, Jake Weiner and Jason Bloom.