Liam Neeson
Liam Neeson

Irish Actor: Liam Neeson to star in action thriller A Willing Patriot

Deadline is reporting that Ballymena’s finest Liam Neeson is in final negotiations to star in another action film, titled A Willing Patriot.

The film will see Neeson take on the role of a CIA agent who is tasked with capturing a terrorist who is planning an attack.

Applause director Martin Zandvliet directs a script from Jason Keller, who is also a producer on the film.

With star attached A Willing Patriot heads to the Marché at Cannes, where it will be hoping to pick up international release deals.