Deadline is reporting that Garald Butler is in advanced talks with Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher’s Double A Pictures to star the the action thriller Manhunt. Production is set to begin by the end of the year with Breck Eisner directing a script written by Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby.
'The plot involves a team of FBI agents sent to the North Carolina wilderness to chase the FBI’s most wanted man, domestic terrorist and survivalist James Tollan, who has eluded arrest with the support of the local population while attacking the federal government. They enroll the help of a reluctant bear hunter to capture the killer. But once the team enters the woods, the hunters become the hunted as Tollan will stop at nothing to survive and defend his territory.'