According to the Western press, Benedict Cumberbatch won the role in the new film by Sergei Bodrov Sr. "Blood Mountain» (Blood Mountain). It is reported that this will be action-packed thriller, the script is written by Jonathan W. Stokes ("Gringo") and John Romano ("The Lincoln Lawyer", "Nights in Rodanthe," "Intolerable Cruelty").
The plot is built around a mercenary, who along with his detachment was ordered to deliver a dangerous terrorist destination. However, detachment attacked and killed all but the main character, and the terrorist himself. And then, they have together to fight its way to the goal and try to survive.
What kind of role to play in the film, Benedict is not yet clear. All will be known in the spring, as a film planned to start in April this year in Morocco.
We can only hope that it is the role Cumberbatch will help in a big movie, with whom he has recently not very lucky.