Haley Bennett in Talks To Join Chris Evans’s ‘RED SEA DIVING RESORT’
The Girl on the Train star Haley Bennett is currently in talks to join Chris Evans upcoming film, RED SEA DIVING RESORT.
Previously called Operation Resort, the film is written and directed by Gideon Raff. Alexandra Milchan produces.
Red Sea Diving Resort is based on the 1981 rescue of Ethiopian Jews. In 1977, Israel’s Mossad was ordered by then-Prime Minister Menachem Begin to attempt to rescue of thousands of Ethiopian Jews in the country of Sudan and bring them back to Israel. The base they establish and carry out the rescue from, is in a deserted resort in Sudan.
Evans will play Ari Kidron, a charming Israeli agent who assembles a ragtag team to hep with the exodus on the ground.
Bennett was previously seen in The Magnificent Seven and Rules Don’t Apply. She will be seen next opposite Miles Teller in DreamWorks PTSD drama Thank You for Your Service.