John Rhys-Davies, Sammi Rotibi and Jimmy Jean-Louis are in talks to join the environmental action pic The Lion Inside, for ECO Films.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Billy Boyd and Peter Mullan (I) are starring in the film, set against the backdrop of illegal logging and wildlife poaching in Central Africa, written by Jim Branchflower and directed by Richard Jobson.

The Lion Inside will shoot this summer in Africa.