Magazine article Screen International

Worldview Boards Mel Gibson Thriller

Magazine article Screen International

Worldview Boards Mel Gibson Thriller

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EXCLUSIVE: Jean-Francois Richet's thriller stars Mel Gibson and marks Worldview's seventh collaboration with Wild Bunch.

Ambitious Worldview Entertainment has come on to co-finance and produce Jean-Francois Richet's thriller Blood Father, starring Mel Gibson.

The move marks Worldview's seventh collaboration with Wild Bunch, which has introduced the project to international buyers here. CAA arranged financing and represents US rights.

Gibson will star as an ex-con who protects his estranged teenage daughter from murderous drug dealers.

Filming on Blood Father began earlier this month in New Mexico. Erin Moriarty also stars and Peter Craig adapted the script from his novel.

Why Not Productions' Pascal Caucheteux and Sebastien Lemercier will produce with Chris Briggs alongside Worldview CEO Christopher Woodrow and COO Molly Conners. …

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