Mekhi Phifer Under A Hunter’s Moon

Mekhi Phifer (“8 Mile,” “ER”) will produce and star in “Hunter’s Moon,” a live-action version of James L. White’s graphic novel for Boom Studios and Facilitator Films.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, White is in final negotiations to adapt “Moon” as his first feature screenplay since the biopic “Ray.”

Phifer will play a stockbroker who takes his son on a weekend hunting trip in the woods. The teen is kidnapped, forcing the father to do the criminals’ bidding to save the boy’s life.