Ewan and Hugh Jackman team up

August 8, 2006Ewan McGregor is set to star opposite Hugh Jackman in Swiss director Marcel Langenegger’s “The Tourist.” In the script by Mark Bomback (“Constantine”), Patrick Marber (“Closer”) and Jason Keller, McGregor portrays Jonathan, an accountant disconnected from life, who is reinvigorated by his new friend Wyatt (Jackman), a powerful and charismatic lawyer who introduces Jonathan to a mysterious sex club known as The List. Shortly after meeting the woman of his dreams, Jonathan becomes the number one suspect in not only the woman’s disappearance and possible murder but also a 20 million dollar theft. Production is scheduled to begin October 9 in New York City.Source: www.productionweekly.com