Creative Artists Agency will handle domestic sales for The American Film Company’s first feature THE CONSPIRATOR, directed by Academy Award© winner Robert Redford. The film will start principal photography October 12, 2009.
THE CONSPIRATOR tells the true story of the conspiracy to assassinate President Abraham Lincoln, the military trial of the lone female charged in the plot, and the reluctant lawyer assigned to defend her. James McAvoy and Robin Wright are set to star in the film, along with Tom Wilkinson, Kevin Kline, Evan Rachel Wood, Alexis Bledel, and Justin Long.
Focus Features International will handle international sales.
Robert Redford, Robin Wright, Kevin Kline, Evan Rachel Wood, and Alexis Bledel are all represented by CAA.