Director Found for Mark Wahlberg’s Home Invasion
Some quick news is coming in via the Tracking Board as they’re reporting that Patrick Hughes (The Hitman’s Bodyguard) has been tapped to direct Home Invasion starring Mark Wahlberg.
Home Invasion will re-team Wahlberg with Contraband scribe Aaron Guzikowski, who also penned Prisoners and the upcoming new installment in the Friday the 13th franchise. In addition to starring, Wahlberg will produce with Stephen Levinson through Leverage Management.
Wahlberg will play a contractor whose artist wife suffers from an illness that prevents her from being in the sunlight so he builds a futuristic house that blocks out natural light. When a band of criminals attempts to break into the house to steal one of his wife’s valuable sculptures, he must evade and outsmart them to protect his home.
The film was pitched as “Panic Room meets Die Hard.”