Kate Hudson has been cast as Mark Wahlberg’s wife in Peter Berg’s upcoming true story disaster tale “Deepwater Horizon” at Summit Entertainment and Participant Media.
The story chronicles the courage of those who worked on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico which disastrously failed in April 20th 2010.
The film will deal with the extreme moments of bravery and survival in the face of what would become one of the biggest man-made disasters in world history.
Gina Rodriguez, Dylan O’Brien, John Malkovich and Hudson’s father Kurt Russell also star in the film. This marks the first time onscreen that father and daughter have worked together.
Wahlberg, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Mark Vahradian, David Womark and Stephen Levinson are producing.
Source: The Wrap