Michael Douglas will star in the courtroom thriller “Tragic Indifference” 2929 Prods. and Furthur Films reports Variety.
Douglas will play the attorney who took Ford to court on behalf of a single mother from Texas who was paralyzed and nearly died after an accident.
The trial exposed the automaker’s indifference to flaws in its SUVs. Stephen Gerard will write the script based on Adam Penenberg’s book of the same name.
Douglas will produce with David Arata, who developed the screen story.