Simmons, Gilpin Join Sci-Fi Feature “Ghost Draft”

Simmons Gilpin Join Sci Fi Feature Ghost Draft

J.K. Simmons (“Spider-Man,” “Counterpart”) and Betty Gilpin (“GLOW,” “Stuber”) are in talks to join Chris Pratt and Yvonne Strahovski in the sci-fi action feature “Ghost Draft” at Skydance and Paramount Pictures.

The story follows a man drafted to fight in a future war where the fate of humanity relies on his ability to confront his past. Simmons plays Pratt’s father.

Chris McKay (“The LEGO Batman Movie”) helms from a script by Zach Dean with David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Don Granger, David Goyer, Jules Daly and Adam Kolbrenner producing.

Filming is expected to begin in September in both Atlanta and Iceland.

Source: Variety