Dominika Egorova (Jennifer Lawrence) is drafted against her will to become a "sparrow," a trained seductress in the Russian security service. Dominika learns to use her body as a weapon, but struggles to maintain her sense of self during the dehumanizing training process. Finding her power in an unfair system, she emerges as one of the program's strongest assets. Her first target is Nate Nash (Joel Edgerton), a CIA officer who handles the agency's most sensitive infiltration of Russian intelligence. The two young operatives fall into a spiral of attraction and deception, which threatens their careers, allegiances and the security of both countries. Based on the book by former CIA officer Jason Matthews, "Red Sparrow" reunites Jennifer Lawrence with her "Hunger Games" director, Francis Lawrence with Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker and Jeremy Irons rounding out the cast.
Director: Francis Lawrence
Screenplay by Justin Haythe
Based on novel by Jason Matthews
Produced by Peter Chernin and Steve Zaillian
Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Shoenaerts, Jeremy Irons, Mary-Louise Parker, Charlotte Rampling