Will Ana join the new drama-thriller «Joint Security Area»?

According to a Deadline post, which has been deleted, Ana de Armas (Blade Runner 2049) and Demián Bichir (The Hateful Eight) are set to star in drama-thriller JSA, screenwriter David Franzoni’s (Gladiator) reworking of hit Korean film Joint Security Area, which was directed by Park Chan-wook (Oldboy).

Franzoni has scripted and will direct the feature about the love affair between a U.S. Marine and a female Spanish infantry lawyer (De Armas) who is sent by The Hague to investigate a shoot-out between Marines and Mexican special forces.It is scheduled to go into pre-production this coming fall.

We tried to find more information on this project and couldn’t find any yet.

For now, this is only a rumor but hopefully more news will appear on this if it goes through.