Summit Entertainment In Talks With Peter Berg To Helm “Deepwater Horizon”

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Sources say that is in early talks to helm . The film, from Summit Entertainment, centers around the true-story account of the devastating 2010 BP oil spill.

JC Chandor was attached to direct, but dropped out citing creative differences.

Summit snatched Berg up immiedatley following Chandor’s departure, as they intend to keep the film’s scheduled start date of April.

Berg will re-team with his Lone Survivor star Mark Wahlberg and The Kingdom writer Matthew Michael Carnahan.

Berg is known for his blockbuster style action picks, having directed Hancock, Battleship, and Lone Survivor.

 He’ll next direct The Hunt for El ChapoFather’s Day, and Cocaine Cowboys

Berg is repped by .

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