The Western based on a novel by Michael Punke, following a frontiersman looking for revenge. The protagonist is left for dead by his two compatriots after being mauled by a bear, but after making a recovery he decides to pay his old friends a visit.
Hardy is tipped to play one of the two old friends, though this hasn’t been confirmed. In other casting news, Will Poulter is also in talks over a potential role in the film.
Production gets underway this autumn, but no release date has been set for the project just yet.