Gambit producers Adam Ripp and Rob Paris of Crime Scene Pictures and Wechsler will produce the Western thriller about an enigmatic loner on the road to redemption.
Robert Hewitt Wolfe wrote the original screenplay and Crime Scene will finance. Rizal Risjad and Philip Elway will serve as executive producers.
The producers are out to director and cast and the aim is to have the package ready for pre-sales by EFM. CAA and ICM will co-represent US theatrical rights.
Crime Scene Pictures’ Gambit starring Colin Firth and Cameron Diaz will open through CBS Films in 2012. FilmNation handled international sales.