The new film Traitor has picked up a couple of prestigious actors. According to The Hollywood Reporter, both Don Cheadle and Guy Pearce will be starring in the espionage thriller.

The story, which was originally conceived by Steve Martin, revolves around an undercover CIA agent who is suspected of being a terrorist. Jeffrey Nachmanoff is directing the film from his own script.

The film has been in the works since 2002. Traitor will begin shooting in early September in Toronto and Morocco.

B. Alan Orange