BY Mia Galupo (Hollywood Reporter)
Jonathan Rhys Meyers and John Malkovich will star in a pandemic-inspired thriller, The Survivalist, which recently wrapped production.
The movie, which takes place a year and a half after the fall of civilization due to a viral outbreak, follows a former FBI agent (Meyers) who is forced to protect a young woman immune to the disease from a dangerous gang leader (Malkovich) hunting her.
Yale Levine and Jordan Beckerman produced the film via their Yale Productions banner alongside Jon Keeyes, who also directed. Matthew Rogers penned the screenplay.
Executive producers and financiers include Micheal J. Rothstein, Roman Kopelevich, Richard Switzer, Ian Niles, Michael Barnett, Rob Dubar, Peter Anske, Lee Broda, Joel Michaely, Gregory Ruden, Michael and Jackie Palkovicz, and Bill Green.
Meyers is repped by Artist International Group. Malkovich is repped by WME.