Antoine Fuqua To Helm "Southpaw"

By Garth Franklin Friday March 7th 2014 05:32PM

Antoine Fuqua ("Training Day," "Olympus Has Fallen") has chosen the drama "Southpaw" at The Weinstein Company as his next film.

Jake Gyllenhaal is set to star as a welterweight champion who rises in his profession while his personal life falls apart.

"Sons Of Anarchy" creator Kurt Sutter penned the script and filming aims to begin this Summer.

Source: Deadline