Matthew Fox (“LOST”) and Ed Burns are joining Tyler Perry in the Rob Cohen-directed adaptation of James Patterson’s I, Alex Cross , reports Deadline .
Fox will play villain Michael Sullivan and Burns is set to play Tommy Kane, Cross’s partner. The site adds that at least three studios are in talks with QED about distributing the movie.
The book is described as follows:
You can’t run
Detective Alex Cross is pulled out of a family celebration and given the awful news that a beloved relative has been found brutally murdered. Alex vows to hunt down the killer, and soon learns that she was mixed up in one of Washington’s wildest scenes. And she was not this killer’s only victim.
You can’t hide
The hunt for the murderer leads Alex and his girlfriend, Detective…