Gerard Butler to Star in Thriller ‘Greenland’ for Stx International
Published: February 09, 2019
Gerard Butler is in negotiations to play the lead role in the disaster thriller “Greenland” about one family’s fight for survival in the face of a cataclysmic natural disaster. STXinternational is handling international distribution and pitching the film at the Berlin Film Festival’s European Film Market.The film re-teams Butler with director Ric Roman Waugh (“Angel Has Fallen”). Principal photography starts from May in Toronto, Canada.“Greenland” is produced by Thunder Road Films Basil Iwanyk, who developed the project, with Butler and Alan Siegel via their G-base production company. Anton is fully financing with Anton’s Sebastien Raybaud and Harold van Lier executive producing.CAA Media Finance arranged the film’s financing and will represent the project’s North American rights alongside Anton. Stx international will be directly distributing in the U.K. and Ireland.Waugh previously produced, wrote and directed drama “Shot Caller,” starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, and wrote and directed thriller “Snitch,...
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