“The Fast and the Furious” scribe Gary Scott Thompson has setup the action-thriller “Champion” at Storyscape Entertainment and Pioneer Pictures.
The original screenplay is based on real events and explores a centuries-old tradition within Thailand’s prison system where inmates compete in state-sanctioned Muay Thai tournaments to win early release.
The story an American locked up abroad who must learn Muay Thai in order to fight for his freedom. Bob Cooper, Richard Saperstein, Robert Kravis, Tyler Mitchell and Karl Herrmann will produce.
Source: Heat Vision