Emile Hirsch (“Into the Wild,” “The Autopsy of Jane Doe”) is joining the Mel Gibson-led “Force of Nature” for Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films
Hirsch will play a cop who must protect the remaining residents of a building in the midst of a hurricane evacuation while violent criminals attempt to pull off a mysterious heist within the structure.
Gibson plays a stubborn retired detective who refuses to evacuate and fights back when the thieves show up at his doorstep. Michael Polish is directing.
Filming is scheduled to begin July 19th in Puerto Rico. Hirsch will next be seen in Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” opening next month.