Hanna – First image of Saoirse Ronan in action

Saoirse Ronan is gearing up to kick some ass as Hanna in Joe Wright’s new movie of the same name. Today sees the first image of Ronan as the young girl turned deadly assassin.

Raised by her ex-CIA agent father (Eric Bana) in the Scadanavian hitherland Hanna’s entire life to date has been training her for one thing, making her the perfect assassin. Strong, smart and with infinite stamina she’s Hit Girl meets Nikita, but more deadly!

This is Ronan’s second outing with Wright after the critically acclaimed Atonement and marks the latters first move into action territory. It makes for interesting viewing when the movie comes out summer 2011.