By: Xander Bowman
Based on the true story and a book written by Nathaniel Philbrick, the film tells the story of eight men who are stranded at sea after a massive whale demolishes their ship, the Essex. Charles Leavitt is currently writing a draft.
Paula Weinstein, Palak Patel, Joe Roth, and Will Ward are producing.
Hemsworth has been dominating screens this year, beginning with “Cabin in the Woods,” “Snow White and the Huntsman,” and returning as Norse god Thor in Joss Whedon’s smash hit, “The Avengers.” The Aussie thesp is currently prepping the sequel to “Thor,” which will re-team him with Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, and Anthony Hopkins.
He is repped by IFA and ROAR.