Hunter Killer Featuring CommonA brilliant cast, a brilliant director and a brilliant story adaptation have all been aligned and soon production on Hunter Killer will be underway. With casting still in it’s early stages up and coming actors are being sought for a number of outstanding roles in what promises to be an action spectacular of The Hunt For Red October, The Bourne Identity or Mission: Impossible proportions.Hunter Killer tells the tense tale of a Russian military leader who goes rogue and puts the U.S. on the brink of nuclear war. The brilliant and frighteningly mad tactician catches both countries completely off guard and without any communication. All that stands between this madman and total world annihilationis a grizzled submarine captain and a small but elite Navy special forces team. Will it be enough to stave off disaster? Gerard Butler (Olympus Has Fallen, Tomorrow Never Dies, 300), Academy Award winner Billy Bob Thornton (Sling Blade, Bad News Bears, Intolerable Cruelty) and Oscar winning acting/rapping dynamo Common (Selma, Hell on Wheels, Terminator Salvation).Action auteur Martin Campbell (GoldenEye, The Mask of Zorro, Homicide: Life on the Street) will direct the picture that will feature a cracking screenplay written by Writers Guild of America Award nominee Peter Craig (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, The Town, Bad Boys 3) based on the acclaimed novel Firing Point by George Wallace and Don Keith. The highly decorated duo of Neal H. Moritz (22 Jump Street, Furious 7, I Know What You Did Last Summer) and Toby Jaffe (The Quick and the Dead, Blue Streak, Total Recall) will produce.Casting calls for roles in this high octane thriller will be held very soon and actors of all ages and types will be needed to fill several openings. Submissions are being accepted today via email here firstname.lastname@example.org. All future audition updates for this project will be posted here so be sure to check back for further details and leave a message below and tell us what you think of this exciting production and why you would like to be involved in casting calls for Hunter Killer starring Common, Gerard Butler and Billy Bob Thornton.