Psychological thriller, The Killing Kind, will be on hand at Cannes while production readies for a November shoot. The film hails from international sales outlet The Solution, and Midnight Road Entertainment with John-Michael Powell attached to direct from his own script.
Aaron Paul will star as Lucas, a man trying to avoid a life of crime whose morals are put to the ultimate test when a rivaling family guns down his fianceè, setting him on a path of revenge and retribution. Joining in are actress Jane Lynch as Darlene and actors David Dastmalchian and Iddo Goldberg in the respective roles of Sid and Tuck.
Vincent Sieber, Kitty Kaletsky and Myles Nestel are producing while Mark Gordon and Lisa Wilson will serve as executive producers. The Solution also is fully financing, while UTA takes domestic rights. (THR)