Rob to star in “Mission: Blacklist”

Robert Pattinson will star in “Mission: Blacklist,” a psychological thriller to be directed by Jean-Stephane Sauvaire that will be shopped at Cannes.

The film is based on the novel “Mission: Black List #1,” which was written by a man intimately involved in the capture of Saddam Hussein, military interrogator Eric Maddox.

Erik Jendressen, who wrote for and produced “Band of Brothers,” is adpating the screenplay.

(via thewrap & deadline)