According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sebastian Cordero has been tapped to direct Walden Media's Harrison Ford vehicle Manhunt, while scribe Andrew W. Marlowe has been hired to do a rewrite on the Civil War thriller. Lawrence Bender is producing.

Based on James L. Swanson's forthcoming book, Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase For Lincoln's Killer, the story takes place after Lincoln's assassination by John Wilkes Booth and follows the search for the assassin led by Col. Everton Conger (Ford).

Brian B.