Ford plays John Thornton, a prospector searching for gold in the unforgiving Yukon, in the adaptation of the classic Jack London novel. It is unknown who Sy will play in the pic.
Chris Sanders (“The Croods”) is directing “Call of the Wild” from a script by Michael Green (“Logan”). Erwin Stoff is producing, with Diana Pokorny serving as executive producer and Ryan Stafford working as an exec producer. Steve Asbell will oversee the production for 20th Century Fox.
Best known for his breakout role in the French film “The Intouchables,” Sy has landed a number of gigs in big-budget hits that include “Jurassic World,” “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” and “Transformers: The Last Knight.”
He is repped by CAA and Agence Adequat.
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