A little over a year ago it was reported that Skydance Productions was in development on a Bermuda Triangle film, with Sam Raimi attached to direct. Since then details regarding the film have been kept submerged… until now.
According to our sources Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds is set to star in the lead role. Character details are under wraps at this moment. The studio is also currently casting for the lead female role of Commander Vogel, who is the first female commander of a nuclear submarine.
The plot reads as follows. When a massive submarine carry nuclear weapons goes missing in the Bermuda Triangle, Commander Vogel enlists the help of Dr. Fisk (Likely Reynolds) a theoretical physicist, who while using his grandfather’s research opens a wormhole to reveal a mysterious island that is inhabited by anything lost in the triangle including Sharks, Vikings, and Nazis, in the hopes of finding the nuclear weapons.
The film will begin shooting this September and should wrap sometime in October.
Raimi will direct from a script by John Gatniss who wrote last years Power Rangers film, and will be produced by Annihilation’s Don Granger, David Ellison, and Dan Goldberg.
There is currently no release date for Bermuda Triangle, However Universal and Warner Bros. also have Bermuda Triangle films in development, so expect Skydance to announce a release date real soon.