The actor is on board Otto Bathurst’s thriller starring Luke Evans, which Bloom is touting here to buyers.
Thunder Road’s Basil and Shine Pictures’ Ollie Madden produce and Erica Lee is executive producer. Kevin Frakes and Raj Singh of PalmStar Media are financing and CAA and WME are jointly representing US rights.
The story follows a man who goes undercover for the FBI in prison and must escape after he is compromised.
Oyelowo will play an antisocial NYPD detective who hears about the operation.