Kate Beckinsale is set to star in action thriller, Whiteout for Warner Bros. Pictures and Joel Silver's Dark Castle Entertainment.

Based on Greg Rucka's comic book miniseries, the film revolves around a lone U.S. marshal (Beckinsale) assigned to Antarctica who is investigating the continent's first murder. The Hollywood Reporter adds with only three days until winter, the marshal must solve the crime before Antarctica is plunged into darkness and she is stranded with the killer.

Dominic Sena will direct Whiteout, which begins shooting March 5th in Montreal.