Bradley Cooper is attached to star and “White God” helmer is attached to direct the ocean tale “Deeper”.
Numerous companies including Bold, Oddlot, Open Road, Fox Searchlight and Paramount are putting in bids for Max Landis’ spec script which is desccribed as a contained deep-sea thriller.
Cooper would play a man on deep-sea dive exploring a newly-discovered trench but soon finds himself afoul of a mysterious and dangerous force.
The news comes just weeks after a bidding war for his spec script “Bright” led to the project being setup for $90 million at Netflix with David Ayer directing and Will Smith set to star.
Source: Heat Vision