Jeffrey Dean Morgan (Watchmen, The Possession) is closing a deal to co-star in Solace, the supernatural thriller that Afonso Poyart (Two Rabbits) will direct starting in May. He joins the previously cast Colin Farrell and Anthony Hopkins. Per THR, Morgan is playing a veteran FBI agent heading the investigation of a series of grisly murders. He recruits Hopkins’ character to help catch the killer.
In the film, “An FBI detective seeks the help of a retired and reclusive doctor, to try and solve a series of grisly murders. The doctor was a wiz at the murder game, but lost his mojo when his daughter died tragically. Desperate, the detective presses the doctor to come out of retirement for one more case.”
The film was written by Sean Bailey, Ted Griffin, James Vanderbilt and Peter Morgan.