The first-look pictures of Academy Award-nominated actor as CIA training officer Stan Hurley in “” have finally made their way out online. He can be seen taking aim with his gun in one of several new images which are debuted by .
The man, @MichaelKeaton, as the legendary Hurley in American Assassin. pic.twitter.com/lc8w1ryhji
— American Assassin (@VinceFlynnFilm) November 3, 2016
Another photo shows Hurley along with his trainee Mitch Rapp () and two characters who are played by Shiva Negar and Nej Adamson. The rest of the images also feature other characters including ‘s Irene Kennedy and the movie’s villain that will be played by .
“American Assassin” follows Mitch Rapp who is a gifted college scholar/athlete long before he begins hunting terrorists. A tragedy struck and he is recruited into the nation’s most elite covert operations program. After completing training designs to teach the kind of lethal skills necessary to target the most dangerous enemies, here and abroad, he is a man reborn with a mission of retribution.
Sneak peak into #AmericanAssassin! @VinceFlynnFilm @CBSFilms @lionsgatemovies pic.twitter.com/opXMjbItyw
— Shiva Negar (@theshivanegar) November 2, 2016
Check out @usatoday for a sneak peek of my next movie! #AMERICANASSASSIN. Out 2017. #DylanObrien #MichaelKeaton ���°�¯�¿�½�¯�¿�½���¥���°�¯�¿�½�¯�¿�½���¥���°�¯�¿�½�¯�¿�½���¥ pic.twitter.com/T8pMiz8sIc
— Sanaa Lathan (@justsanaa) November 2, 2016
Directed by “” helmer Michael Cuesta, the upcoming action thriller also stars . Stephen Schiff (“”) provides the screenplay based on Vince Flynn’s best-selling novel of the same name.