Deadline is exclusively reporting that Paul Mescal and Tom Burke are set to star in the Irish revenge thriller Bring Them Down.
Set in the wild landscape of the West of Ireland, the film focuses on an Irish shepherd who is drawn into a violent conflict with a neighbouring farm when his sheep are massacred by unknown men.
The film is written and will be directed by Christopher Andrews, marking his directorial debut. Ivana MacKinnon of Wild Swim Films will serve as producer alongside Ruth Treacy and Julianne Forde of Tailored Films, Ilya Stewart and Jacob Swan Hyam.
The project is being funded by Screen Ireland, Charades and Hype Film, with Paris-based Charades executive producing the film and handling sales at the European Film Market.
Production on Bring Them Down is scheduled to commence in autumn 2021.