Josh Helman takes his 'One Shot'

Josh Helman has joined the cast of Paramount Pictures' "One Shot" starring Tom Cruise.

According to Variety, Christopher McQuarrie is directing from his own script.

A February 8, 2013 release date has been set.

Shooting will begin later this fall.

Rosamund Pike, David Oyelowo, Richard Jenkins, Robert Duvall and German film director Werner Herzog have also been cast.

The film is based on the 2005 Lee Child novel of the same name that centers on Jack Reacher (Cruise), an ex-Army police officer who becomes involved in a case where a sniper is accused of murdering five people in a shooting.

Cruise is producing with his partner Paula Wagner through their Cruise/Wagner Productions along with David Ellison's Skydance Productions; Dana Goldberg and Gary Levinsohn through Mutual Film Company; and Don Granger.

Helman was recently in "Animal Kingdom" and the HBO miniseries "The Pacific."

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