By Kate Ward
Updated March 17, 2009 at 01:55 PM EDT

Brad Pitt’s production company, Plan B, is teaming up with Paramount to release an adaptation of espionage thriller The Night Manager, by The Constant Gardener author John Le Carre. Land of the Blind‘s Robert Edwards has been selected to direct, Variety reports. The critically acclaimed Manager follows a night watchman who’s recruited to spy on a network of international arms dealers.