Robert Schwentke, director of The Time Traveler's Wife, has set sights on his next project: the Summit Entertainment thriller Red.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, he will take the reins of the film which already has Bruce Willis and Morgan Freeman attached to star. Erich and Jon Hoeber wrote the screenplay, which is based on the WildStorm/DC Comic.

The spy film follows a former black-ops agent forced out of retirement when a high-tech assassin threatens him and his girlfriend. Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Mark Vahradian are producing.

No production date has been set.