Dwayne Johnson is attached to star in the adaptation of former football player Nick Schuyler’s best-selling memoir “Not Without Hope” for Relativity.
In 2009, Schuyler (to be played by Johnson) and three friends went on a fishing trip in the Gulf of Mexico when their boat capsized, stranding them at sea. In the days that followed, the men fought to survive as they awaited to see if help would come.
Ryan Kavanaugh will produce. Johnson has familiarity with the material, he played college football for the University of Miami Hurricanes in the 1990s.