The Hollywood Reporter reports that Chiwetel Ejiofor will play the villain in Mark Wahlberg's Infinite, an action-thriller directed by Antoine Fuqua.
Infinite, is an adaptation of the 2009 novel The Reincarnationist Papers by D. Eric Maikranz.
The Infinite are are group of near-immortal individuals who have been reincarnated over the centuries. To stop an evil mastermind, they need the help of a man who suffers from schizophrenia. The group wants to gain access to his dreams, which are actually memories of past lives.
Wahlberg is playing the man with schizophrenia. Ejiofor is playing a member of the Infinite who wants to stop the reincarnation process and end his kind.