Heat Vision reports that Jim Sturgess, Abbie Cornish, Ed Harris and Andy Garcia are in negotiations to join the sci-fi tale"Geostorm".
The story sees Gerard Butler play a charming, yet stubborn satellite designer who, when
the world's climate-controlling satellites malfunction has to work
together with his estranged brother (Sturgess) to save the world from a
giant man-made storm. As the designer heads into space, the brother discovers a plot to assassinate the president (Garcia).
Cornish will play Stugess' Secret Service agent girlfriend. Harris will play the Secretary of State.
Dean Devlin calls action here from the script he penned with Michele Mulroney and Kieran Mulroney ("Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows")
David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Marc Roskin and Rachel Olschan will produce the film.
Production hopes to begin in October in New Orleans.