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Daniel Radcliffe and Zachary Quinto will star in a cartel vs hackers movie

First Look Media, one of the financers of last year’s biographical investigative journalism drama film

hollywood Updated: Sep 07, 2016 14:52 IST
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Hacktivist group Anonymous takes on a Mexican cartel.

First Look Media, one of the financers of last year’s biographical investigative journalism drama film Spotlight, has signed on to back another fact-based film, titled We Do Not Forget.

The plot revolves around what unfolds when the hacktivist group Anonymous goes up against a Mexican cartel, with Daniel Radcliffe and Zachary Quinto reportedly set to star.

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The story, to be directed by Stranger Than Fiction scribe Zach Helm, is set in motion after Mexican drug cartel Los Zetas kidnap a member of Anonymous which prompts the hacktivist group to uncover 25,000 Mexican government emails detailing the names of Zeta members and threaten to make them public (via Deadline).

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Antoine Fuqua - responsible for Training Day, Shooter, The Equalizer, and Southpaw - has also backed the film, and is attached to produce through his company Fuqua Films.

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