The writer of Clint Eastwood's latest film is set to dive into the Japanese seas for his latest film. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Anthony Peckham (Invictus) has been brought on to write Deep Sea Cowboys.
The film is based off a Wired magazine article, written by Joshua Davis, will center on a salvage crew who races against time to save the hazardous cargo of a Japanese cargo ship that capsized.
Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman are producing the film. Training Day screenwriter David Ayer had previously worked on the script. Peckham also co-wrote the upcoming film Sherlock Holmes and wrote The Tourist as well.