Liam Neeson in Talks for Steve McQueen's 'Widows' Starring Viola Davisby HaydnSpurrell
Liam Neeson is in talks to play Viola Davis' husband in 12 Years a Slave director Steve McQueen's upcoming heist thriller Widows. He'll join Elizabeth Debicki, Cinthia Erivo, Michelle Rodriguez, Daniel Kaluuya, and Andre Holland.
Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl author and screenwriter) is scripting alongside McQueen. The film is based on the 1983 British miniseries, and follows the widows of four armed robbers killed in a job who commit to finishing the job they started.