Berlin 2020 - Voltage Pictures sells

Berlin 2020 - Voltage Pictures sells "Alphas" with Sam Worthington

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02/21/2020

After the sequels of Avatar 2 and 3 , expected in theaters at Christmas 2021 and 2022 respectively, Sam Worthington ( Terminator Salvation, Clash of the Titans, Anger of the Titans, The Shack ) is in advanced negotiations to join Alphas , announces the seller international, Voltage Pictures, at the EFM.

 

This action film on the high seas begins when an environmentalist, Gavin McDade (Sam Worthington), is responsible for finding a natural solution to the growth of the local population of Great White Sharks, which is getting out of control. He tracks down the owner of a nearby shark sanctuary, whose orca coaching career was interrupted when she was attacked by the star of her own show. Reluctantly, she agrees to reintroduce young killer whales into the same waters to hunt sharks, but she quickly realizes that there is a great white alpha female hiding under the surface, capable of destroying them all. The biggest battle of predators will follow that the oceans

 

Aliens of the Deep , which he co-directed with James Cameron, after starting his career as an assistant on Titanic and Avatar ), on a script by Frank Hannah ( The Cooler ) on an original story by Franck Hannah and Christopher Tuffin.

 

The film is produced by Pierre Morel ( Taken, Peppermint ) and Steve Richards of Endurance, and Renee Tab and Christopher Tuffin of Sentient. Jake Martin of Sentient and Al Munteanu of Square One accompany them, in collaboration with Jonathan Deckter and Nicolas Chartier of Voltage Pictures.

 

Alphas is partly funded by Endurance Media. The latter recently funded Come Away, with Angelina Jolie, and co-produced alongside Sentient  Losing Clementine , with Jessica Chastain. Recently, she produced Peppermint by Pierre Morel and Sound of Freedom by Alejandro Monteverde.

 

International sales are managed by Sentient Pictures International, Voltage and UTA. The first sales were made in Germany (Square One / Prosieben), Spain (YouPlanet), the Middle East (Italy), Turkey (Italy) and Greece (Italy).

 

The filming of Alphas is planned in Puerto Rico next summer.