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Christina Ricci set for cyberpunk indie thriller

“Leather Jackets” star will play the title role

Christina Ricci (“Casper”, “Sleepy Hollow”, “Yellow Jackets”) will play a supporting role in cyberpunk indie thriller “The Dresden Sun”.

Per Deadline, the film ”observes as a heist goes south when a brilliant, principled mercenary with a traumatic past works with an insider to steal a valued asset from Peredor Corporation called “the sphere.” The C & Earth corporation, vying for global dominance, seeks to find a solution to an otherworldly technology via a scientist’s project. Meanwhile, a financial analyst, who despises his job at the powerful investment firm Mutual One, finds himself caught between deadly corporate rivals, financial fraud, and technological espionage, and is ultimately forced to run from a psychopathic military contractor.”

Ricci will play Dr. Dresden Corliss, an inventor of a cosmic technology, who grieves over the death of a loved one.

Michael Ryan directs from his own script.

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