Walter Hill (48 Hours, The Warriors) is tackling a new western thriller Dead For A Dollar that stars two-time Oscar-winner Christoph Waltz (Inglourious Basterds, Django Unchained) and Oscar-nominee Willem Dafoe (The Grand Budapest Hotel,
Dead For A Dollar follows a famed bounty hunter (Waltz) who runs into his sworn enemy, a professional gambler and outlaw that he had sent to prison years before (Dafoe), while on a mission to find and return the wife of a successful businessman who is being held hostage in Mexico.
Deadline is reporting that The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel actress Rachel Brosnahan has taken the role of the wife being held in Mexico.
It’ll be interesting to see how mature the project will be as Walter Hill is known for his grounded action pics.
We’re hearing that filming is expected to take place New Mexico.