Chuck Russell is writing and will direct the stunt flying actioneer “Northern Lights” for Skydance Productions reports Variety.
“Northern Lights” follows the adventures of three young pilots, each determined to be the best at extreme flying, which encompasses taking their planes to 10 Gs and 300 mph, upside down, 10 feet off the ground.
Russell is working on a rewrite of a script by David Ellison and Duane Adler, whilst Ellison will partly finance the film. Dean Devlin will produce.
Shooting will take place in Shreveport, Louisiana starting in the Fall.