Billy Bob Thornton and Tom Wilkinson join the cast of Duplicity

Billy Bob Thornton and Tom Wilkinson have joined Julia Roberts and Clive Owen on the Universal Pictures drama Duplicity.

Variety reports the film was written and will be directed by Tony Gilroy. It is being produced by Laura Bickford.

Thornton and Wilkinson (who reteams with Gilroy following a supporting actor Oscar nomination for Gilroy’s Michael Clayton) have signed to play the CEOs of rival pharmaceutical companies trying to beat each other to market an innovation with the promises of wild profits.

Roberts and Owen are set to handle the roles of corporate spies trying to manipulate which corporation will win.

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