Ewen Bremner is joining the cast of the post-apocalyptic thriller "Snow Piercer" says Variety.
The film is an adaptation of the French comic "Le Transperceneige and is set in a future when an Ice Age has killed off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snow Piercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. A class system evolves on the train but a revolution bubbles up.
Chris Evans, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton Jamie Bell recent Oscar winner Octavia Spencer and Kang Ho also star.
Bremner will play a father that teams up with Evans in order to rescue his kidnapped son.
"Before the Devil Knows You're Dead" writer Kelly Masterson rewrote the film
"The Host" director Joon-ho Bong will call action on the pic and wrote the initial script with the original "Oldboy" director Chan-wook Park, the latter will also produce with Dooho Choi
Production begins this March in Prague.