The film revolves around Evelyn Salt (Jolie), a CIA agent who is accused of going rogue by a Russian spy and goes on the lam to evade her pursuers long enough to clear her name. The site is reporting that Schreiber will play Ted Winter, Salt's friend and colleage at the CIA.
The movie will start shooting next month in New York City.
Salt was released July 23rd, 2010 and stars Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Daniel Olbrychski, August Diehl, Daniel Pearce, Hunt Block, Andre Braugher. The film is directed by Phillip Noyce.