The Hollywood Reporter says that Laurence Fishburne will star in Canadian sci-fi thriller The Colony, to be directed by Jeff Renfroe. The $16 million film will shoot in Toronto from February 22 to March 30.
Kevin Zegers is also joining the cast of the film, “about a group of underground survivors after the next Ice Age fending off an invasion of feral cannibals.”
Renfroe wrote the script with Patrick Tarr, Pascal Trottier and Svet Rouskov. Alcina Pictures is producing the movie with Item 7 and Mad Samurai Productions.