Daniel Radcliffe will be going undercover in a new FBI thriller Imperium

Radcliffe will star as a young FBI agent trying to stop the terrorist plot of white supremacists, Deadline reports

The Atomic Features and Tycor International Film Company movie is based on the experiences of Michael German, who has co-written the script with director Daniel Ragussis.

German spent years inside US Neo-Nazi and militia groups as an undercover FBI agent.

Imperium is the feature debut of Ragussis, and is being produced by Ty Walker, Dennis Leeand Simon Taufique.

Filming for Imperium is scheduled to begin later this year