We told you about the new film from Let the Right One In‘s Tomas Alfredson way back in April, and now via Variety we have the full cast list and even a release date!
Universal and Working Title have set Michael Fassbender’s thriller The Snowman for release on October 13, 2017.
The movie, based on Jo Nesbø’s best seller, also stars Rebecca Ferguson (Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation) and Charlotte Gainsbourg (Independence Day: Resurgence). Production will start January 18th in Norway with Alfredson helming.
Fassbender plays the role of the lead detective of an elite crime squad who investigates the disappearance of a victim on the first snow of winter and fears an elusive serial killer may be active again. Ferguson will portray a brilliant recruit as he attempts to connect decades-old cold cases to the brutal new one.
Nesbø’s novel was published in 2007.
Producers are Working Title’s Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner, along with Robyn Slovo and Piodor Gustafsson. Exec producers are Nesbø, Niclas Salomonsson, Martin Scorsese, Alfredson, Liza Chasin, and Amelia Granger.