According to The Hollywood Reporter, Maria Bello and Gerard Butler have signed on to star opposite Pierce Brosnan in the indie thriller Butterfly on a Wheel.
Directed by Mike Barker (Best Laid Plans), the film is produced by Irish Dreamtime, Infinity Features and Icon Prods. The story revolves around a happily married couple (Bello and Butler) living in the suburbs whose life unravels when their 5-year-old daughter is kidnapped.
Brosnan will play the kidnapper. William Morrissey penned the screenplay. Filming is set to begin in March in Vancouver.