Legendary has landed the rights for the China-set Skyscraper movie that has Dwayne Johnson attached to star, says The Hollywood Reporter.
Rawson Marshall Thurber, who has worked with Johnson on the upcoming Central Intelligence, will direct and write the action movie, to be produced by Beau Flynn (Dwayne Johnson’s Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, San Andreas, upcoming Baywatch).
Flynn will produce Skyscraper via his FlynnPictureCo. with Johnson’s Seven Bucks Productions.
Universal Pictures will distribute the movie to theaters.