Elba has joined "The Gunman," a better-than-average sounding movie from Pierre Morel ("Taken," "From Paris With Love"). An adaptation of the Jean-Patrick Manchette novel, Penn will play an international operative named Martin Terrier, who goes on the run after being betrayed by his organization and winds up battling Bardem. Elba will play Dupont, a mysterious operative. But really, Penn, Bardem and Elba? Of course, we're gonna watch the shit out of this.
Filming gets underway later this month in Europe and we presume about a year from now you'll be sitting down with a bucket of popcorn to watch this.