Three-time Academy Award nominee Woody Harrelson (The Highwaymen, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri, The Hunger Games) is joining Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Fargo, Gemini Man, upcoming Birds of Prey) in the assassin thriller Kate, coming soon to Netflix.
In the film, after she’s irreversibly poisoned, a ruthless criminal operative has less than 24 hours to exact revenge on her enemies and in the process forms an unexpected bond with the daughter of one of her past victims.
Cedric Nicolas-Troyan (The Huntsman: Winter’s War) will direct from a script by Umair Aleem.
The producers are Bryan Unkeless (I, Tonya, Bright, Birds of Prey), Kelly McCormick (Deadpool 2, the upcoming Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw), and Patrick Newall (Dhaka, The Old Man and The Gun). The executive producers are David Leitch and Scott Morgan.
Among the crew are well-respected key department heads including Stunt Coordinator and Second Unit Director Jonathan Eusebio (John Wick franchise, Birds of Prey, Black Panther), Academy Award-winning Special Effects Make-Up Designer Damian Martin (Mad Max: Fury Road), Visual Effects Producer Taylor Rockwell (Bad Times at the El Royale, The Fate of the Furious) and Production Designer Dominic Watkins (The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle, The Mummy, The Bourne Supremacy) and DP Lyle Vincent (Dreamland, Bad Education).