Actor Robert Duvall has joined the cast of One Shot for Paramount Pictures and writer-director Christopher McQuarrie.

Little is known about the role Robert Duvall will play, although it is reportedly pivotal to the story line. Tom Cruise stars in One Shot as Jack Reacher, a former military police officer who investigates the case of a sniper killing five people at a mall. Rosamund Pike, David Oyelowo, and Richard Jenkins also star in One Shot.

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Christopher McQuarrie will direct One Shot from his own script, which he adapted from the Lee Child novel of the same name. Tom Cruise will produce alongside David Ellison, Paula Wagner, Don Granger, Dana Goldberg, and Gary Levinsohn.

No production schedule has been released for One Shot, which is slated for release on February 8, 2013.