Whitaker to star in voodoo film
Forest Whitaker is set to appear in and produce the voodoo-themed thriller Vipaka.
The Last King Of Scotland star will be joined on screen by Contagion's Sanaa Lathan and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter actor Anthony Mackie, Variety reports.
Sanaa will play a yoga instructor whose brother-in-law introduces their family to a violent, unpredictable man played by Forest.
The Oscar-winner's other upcoming films include Freelancers alongside Robert De Niro and action movie Catch .44 with Bruce Willis
Vipaka begins filming this month in New Orleans.