The trade that shall not be named has reported that Oscar winning actor J.K. Simmons has joined Luc Besson‘s next film titled The Lake which was written by Equalizer writer Richard Wenk and Besson.
Into The Storm‘s Steven Quale will direct the film.
Aussie actor Sullivan Stapleton (Animal Kingdom, Gangster Squad, 300 Rise of An Empire, Strike Back) in one of the lead roles, as a group of Navy Seals who attempt to solve an age-old mystery involving a treasure underneath a lake in war-torn Serbia.
Simmons’ next project will be in Kong: Skull Island starring alongside Tom Hiddleston and Michael Keaton.
Two other actors have joined the project that include Charlie Bewley and Diarmaid Murtagh who will play Seals opposite Stapleton.
SOURCE: TRADE SOURCE