As first reported on Deadline.com, actor Robert Redford will be starring in J.C. Chandor's upcoming film ALL IS LOST.
According to the report, FilmNation has confirmed that the actor will appear in the film's sole role of a man who attempts to survive the grueling hardships out at sea. Chandor will pen the script and serve as director as well. Zachary Quinto, Corey Moosa, Cassian Elwes, Laura Rister, and Treehouse’s Kevin Turen will executive produce.
Shooting will begin this summer at Baja Studios in Rosarita Beach, Mexico.
Redford appeared on Broadway in the original 1963 production of Neil Simon's Barefoot in the Park. He had previously been seen in Sunday in New York, Little Moon of Alban, The Highest Tree and Tall Story. Redford has been Oscar-nominated for his performance in The Sting. He won an Oscar for directing Ordinary People and another directing nomination for Quiz Show. His many other films, as an actor, include Spy Game, Indecent Proposal, All the President's Men, The Great Gatsby, The Way We Were and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.