Super 8's Kyle joins Broken City
Super 8 star Kyle Chandler is joining the cast of political thriller Broken City.
The film will star Mark Wahlberg as a Gotham detective hired by a powerful politician, played by Russell Crowe, to identify the man who has been having an affair with his wife, played by Catherine Zeta-Jones.
Kyle has been cast as the dependable political operative working with a mayoral candidate played by Barry Pepper, Variety reports.
From Hell's Allen Hughes is to direct the film from a script by Brian Tucker and 20th Century Fox has set the release date as January 18, 2013.
Kyle rose to fame in NBC show Friday Night Lights and had supporting roles on the big screen in The Kingdom and The Day The Earth Stood Still, before landing the lead adult role in JJ Abrams Super 8 earlier this year.
He recently finished filming hostage drama Argo, directed by Ben Affleck.