Mary Elizabeth Winstead Cast as the Lead Star of Action Film ‘Kate’

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: Actress Mary Elizabeth Winstead arrives at the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)


Variety reported, Netflix has cast Mary Elizabeth Winstead as the lead of its upcoming action film Kate.

Cedric Nicolas-Troyan (The Huntsman: Winter’s War) will direct with Umair Aleem attached as the screenwriter. 

The story revolves around a female assassin, who, after being poisoned and given less than 24 hours to live, must go on a manhunt through the streets of Tokyo to take vengeance on her murderer before she dies.