Ian McShane Stars as Skilled Assassin Wilson in Action-Packed Thriller "American Star"

News - 13 December 2023
Ian McShane takes on the role of a skilled and deadly assassin named Wilson in the newest action-packed thriller from IFC Films, titled American Star. The trailer for the film teases an exciting plot as McShane's character arrives in the stunning location of Fuerteventura, Spain to carry out what he believes will be his final assignment.nnHowever, things take an unexpected turn when Wilson's target is delayed, causing the assassin to deviate from his usual protocol.

Instead of leaving the island as planned, Wilson finds himself inexplicably drawn to the charm of Fuerteventura, its people, and a mysterious shipwreck that haunts the shores.nnAs Wilson becomes more involved with the island and its inhabitants, he soon realizes that his mission is not as straightforward as he initially thought. The return of his target brings about unforeseen challenges, forcing Wilson to navigate a complex web of lies, deceit, and danger that he never saw coming.

nnThe synopsis of American Star hints at a gripping narrative that promises to keep audiences on the edge of their seats. "When the target returns after a short while, everything is different. He came a man murders he had never seen and knew nothing about, but now nothing is simple anymore," the synopsis reads, suggesting a twist-filled plot that will keep viewers guessing until the very end.

nnDirected by Gonzalo López-Gallego, the filmmaker behind such hits as Apollo 18 and Open Grave, American Star is sure to deliver a thrilling and suspenseful cinematic experience. While a Dutch release date has yet to be announced for the film, anticipation is already building for McShane's latest on-screen venture.nnWith Ian McShane's formidable talent and López-Gallego's innovative directing style, American Star is poised to be a standout addition to the action thriller genre.

Stay tuned for more updates on this exciting project as it continues to build anticipation ahead of its release.