Based on Robert Harris’ acclaimed novel and directed by Roman Polanski, THE GHOST is the story of a ghostwriter (Ewan McGregor) who is hired to take over writing the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang(Pierce Brosnan) after his original co-writer dies in an accident.
Soon after the never named Ghost accepts the assignment, a high-ranking British official accuses Lang of illegally seizing suspected terrorists and handing them over for torture by CIA, a war crime.
The controversy brings reporters and protesters swarming to the Martha’s Vineyard mansion where Lang is staying with his wife, Ruth (Olivia Williams) and his media-handler turned mistress, Amelia (Kim Cattrall).
As ‘The Ghost’ works, he begins uncover to clues revealing the previous writer may have pieced together a dark secret linking Lang to the CIA, and that somehow this information is hidden in the manuscript he left behind….
The Ghost is set for release on 16th April 2010