With most cast slot already filled in, "The Night Watchman" begins its production. The pic, previously known as "Night Watchman (2008)", starts its principal photography in Los Angeles.
David Ayer (Training Day, Harsh Times) is brought to helm this project and make some changes on the script that is originally written by James Ellroy. The New regency-funded movie will be released via Fox Searchlight.
Meanwhile, the story plot will circle on a LAPD veteran cop Tom Ludlow (Keanu Reeves) who finds the execution of a fellow officer involves him as a suspect, causing him to question the loyalty of people surrounding him. Forest Whitaker will star as Captain Jack Wander who becomes Ludlow's mentor.