The Wrong Element: According to The Hollywood Reporter, British helmer Richard Loncraine is reteaming with his Wimbledon star Paul Bettany on the Harrison Ford starrer The Wrong Element, a Warner Bros. Pictures release.
The Jon Forte script revolves around the security chief (Harrison) of a global bank whose family is kidnapped. Mark Pellington was originally on board to direct. In addition to Wimbledon, Loncraine's credits include Richard III, Brimstone & Treacle and The Mission. He also directed HBO Films' "My House in Umbria," for which he was nominated for an Emmy and a DGA Award, and HBO Films' "The Gathering Storm," which won an Emmy as outstanding made for television movie in 2002.
The studio has yet to set a start date for the feature, which was due to shoot in the fall.