Legendary British director Ken Russell, is set to helm the thriller Kings X, starring Robert Carlyle, Kevin Spacey and Ray Winstone. Chris Cleverly's script is set in a bustling inner city area where everyone is on the make. The King of Kings X is Colin Manks a sharp, smooth talking up-market low life whose narcissism leads him to record his life on his camera phone for posterity. He falls for Hattie an Essex girl property agent whose crooked boss has her doing dodgey deals she's too naive and self important to question. When they cheat Colin Manks he wants revenge, with interest. Drugs, Prostitution Murder everything goes in the urban jungle. The film currently in pre-production also has Leslie (Twiggy) Lawson in a co-starring role.
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