Los Angeles, Jan 29 (PTI) Oscar winner Angelina Jolie will be teaming up with writer-director Taylor Sheridan on his next “Those Who Wish Me Dead”.Also Read - Sameera Reddy Breaks Silence on Suffering From Alopecia Areata After Oscar Controversy: 'Had a 2-Inch Bald Spot...'

The film has been penned by Sheridan, who made his directorial debut with critically acclaimed thriller “Wind River” in 2017. He is also known for writing the screenplays of Oscar nominated “Hell or High Water” and Denis Villeneuve’s “Sicario”. Also Read - Oscars 2022: Lata Mangeshkar And Dilip Kumar Don't Feature 'In Memoriam' Segment, Fans Say 'Incredibly Insensitive' - Check Tweets

According to Variety, the new movie is set against a wildfire in the Montana wilderness. Also Read - Dog Abandoned For Being 'Gay' Adopted by Same-Sex Couple, Renamed 'Oscar' | See Pics

It follows a 14-year-old boy who witnesses a brutal murder. He is issued a false identity and hidden in a wilderness skills program for troubled teens while the killers are slaughtering anyone who gets in their way in a methodical quest to reach him.

The project will be produced by BRON Studios and Film Rites.

Production is expected to start in May, after Sheridan completes shooting the second season of Kevin Costner-starrer series “Yellowstone”.

Jolie, is currently working on “Maleficent 2”, which is set to release in 2020.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.