Cavill, Evans, Hoult Team For “Sand Castle”

“Immortals” stars Henry Cavill and Luke Evans are re-teaming and are set to be joined by Nicholas Hoult in the war drama “Sand Castle” for The Mark Gordon Company, Treehouse Pictures, 42 and Voltage Pictures.

Fernando Coimbra helms the Iraq 2003-set project which is based on writer Chris Roessner’s experience as a machine gunner in the Sunni Triangle.

Hoult plays a soldier who is part of a mission to repair a broken water system in the dangerous and unstable Iraqi village of Baqubah. He his unit must try to convince the community that they are part of the solution, not the problem in order to save the town and get out alive.

Mark Gordon, Justin Nappi and Ben Pugh will produce. Shooting is slated to begin November 2nd.

Source: Treehouse Pictures