Ewan McGregor has lined up his next project. The Star Wars actor will lead the cast of Everest, a new movie about conquering the legendary Mount Everest, which boasts an all-star cast. Director Doug Liman (Edge of Tomorrow, The Bourne Identity) is on board to direct. The movie is set to hit the Cannes market next week and is expected to generate a great deal of interest.
Everest will be inspired by the novel Paths of Glory by author Jeffrey Archer. HanWay Films is set to distribute the movie, with filming expected to begin in January 2022. It will be set in 1921 when Mount Everest remained one of the last remaining parts of the world yet to be conquered by man. It is not the true story of the climbers who conquered the mountain. Rather, it will be a fictionalized tale. Mark Strong (Kingsman: … Read more