RLJ Entertainment has acquired the U.S. rights to the Irish action-thriller “Pilgrimage,” directed by Brendan Muldowney and starring Jon Bernthal, Richard Armitage and Tom Holland. The deal was in the seven figures.
Set in 13th century Ireland, “Pilgrimage” follows a small group of monks as they undertake a treacherous pilgrimage to escort their monastery’s holiest relic to Rome., a trip that becomes increasingly fraught with danger. The film was written by Jamie Hannigan and was produced by Conor Barry and John Keville of Dublin-based Savage Productions and Benoit Roland of Wrong Men. XYZ Films executive produced the film.