According to THR Fast is joining the cast as Sandy, a “seductive young siren involved in a setup of Cruise’s character.” Joining her is Richard Jenkins who will play the role of a district attorney who goes after the sniper.
One Shot is an adaptation of the 2005 novel of the same name by Lee Child. The story revolves around Jack Reader, to be played by Cruise. He is an ex-Army cop who gets involved with the arrest of a sniper that is accused of killing five people.
The film will come from Paramount-Skydance Production and is set to be directed by Christopher McQuarrie who also wrote the script.
Jenkins was recently seen in the film Friends with Benefits, but also has credits in Eat Pray Love and Dear John. He has a role in The Rum Diary as well. Fast is known for acting in films such as Helen and Triple Dog.
Jenkins, Fast, and Cruise will also be joined by Rosamund Pike and David Oyelowo.