Jaenada (The Limits of Control) will portray Cougar in the DC Comics/Vertigo adaptation. Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Idris Elba, Chris Evans, Zoe Saldana and Columbus Short have already joined the cast.
The story centers on a group of Special Forces soldiers who are betrayed by their leader, Max (Jason Patric), and, under their new leader, Clay (Morgan), sets out on missions that go against CIA initiatives for revenge.
Sylvain White is directing from a script by James Vanderbilt. No production schedule has been set, but they are eyeing a 2011 release for the film.