William Monahan has signed up Jason Clarke and Oscar Isaac to tackle starring roles in his thriller, Mojave. Monahan wrote the original screenplay and will produce and direct the project which is set up at Atlas Independent. There's no official word on the plot.
Monahan's best known as a screenwriter, earning an Oscar for his work on The Departed. He also wrote Body of Lies, Edge of Darkness, and the upcoming thriller Oblivion as well as Robert Rodriguez/Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For.
Isaac's film credits include The Bourne Legacy, Drive, Sucker Punch, and Ten Years. Clarke's filmography includes Public Enemies, Texas Killing Fields, Zero Dark Thirty, Lawless, and the upcoming 2013 releases: The Great Gatsby and White House Down.
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