Gerard Butler is in advanced negotiations to star in the action thriller “Manhunt” at Double A Pictures says Deadline.
The story involves a team of FBI agents sent to the North Carolina wilderness to chase the FBI’s most wanted man a domestic terrorist and survivalist named James Tollan.
They enroll the help of a reluctant bear hunter to capture him, but the group finds themselves being hunted by Tollan who will stop at nothing to survive and defend his territory.
Breck Eisner (“Sahara”) is set to direct while Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher, Alexander Milchan, Danny DeVito and Scott Lambert will produce. Shooting plans to kick off at the end of the year.